Patricia A. Hart
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735 Virginia Road
Edenton, NC
Patricia A. Hart

Garner

Patricia Ann Ashley Hart, 48, of 313 Whithorne Drive, peacefully passed away on Friday, August 1, 2014 at her home, surrounded by her family, after a two and half year battle with cancer.

Patricia was born in Chowan County on March 23, 1966, and was the daughter of Bobby and Ginny Ashley of Edenton. An auditor with the State Bureau of Investigation for over 20 years, Gov. Pat McCrory recently awarded her The Order of the Long Leaf Pine. Raised in the fellowship of Edenton Baptist Church where she remained a member, while living in Garner she attended Aversboro Road Baptist Church. She was a faithful, ardent, and avid NCSU Wolfpack fan.

Surviving in addition to her parents are her husband of 22 years, William Paul "Bill" Hart; two daughters, Katherine Hart Oltmans and husband Matt of Cary and Ginna Elizabeth Forward of Raleigh; two sons, William P. Hart, Jr. of Raleigh and Bryant Adam Kephart of Garner; and two granddaughters, Ivy and Katelyn. Also surviving are Patricia's brother, Bobby Ashley and wife Heidi, and their son, Chaz, of Asheville; and Bill's sister, Mary Ellen Peck and husband Kenneth, and their children, Sarah and Brian of Rochester, NY.

Friends may join the family Sunday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in Aversboro Road Baptist Church, 1600 Aversboro Road, Garner. Funeral services will be held there on Monday at 10:00 a.m. and will be officiated by Dr. Harvey Whaley, Jr., Senior Pastor. A graveside service will follow at 4:00 p.m. in Beaver Hill Cemetery in Edenton.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to any chapter of the American Cancer Society. (www.cancer.org/donate).

The family wishes to express their deepest gratitude and appreciation to Dr. Jeremiah Boles and everyone at the Rex Cancer Center, and to Transitions LifeCare, for the wonderful care and attention given to Patricia during the course of her illness.

Miller Funeral Home & Crematory, 735 Virginia Road, Edenton, is handling arrangements, and online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.millerfhc.com
Published by The News & Observer on Aug. 3, 2014.
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We are Praying that God will grant you peace and comfort for the loss of your beautiful wife. Gene and I were so shocked when you told us at Donnie's swearing in. We are so sorry to hear of you loss.
Gene & Landie Vance
December 2, 2014
Dear Ginny and Bobby, Al and I are heartbroken to hear of Patricia's passing. I know that she is without pain and suffering now which I'm sure gives you some solace. Our love and prayers are with you. Chloe' & Al
August 13, 2014
Bill,
The loss of your wife at such a young age is hard to bear. I know you will miss her love and companionship. My thoughts are with you and your family.
Sandy Pearce
August 11, 2014
May the Lord comfort and keep you in your time of loss.
Lu Ann Barber
August 8, 2014
Bill, I was so sorry to hear about Patricia's passing. We always seem to see each other at Lowe's Food or Japan Express. I will miss seeing her around town. Keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Kathy & David Taylor
August 8, 2014
Bill and Family,

With my deepest sympathy and condolences to Patricia's family.
God Bless you during this time of sorrow.
Shelby Myers
August 6, 2014
Karen and I are so saddened to hear of your loss. Please know that our thoughts are with you and your family.

Karen Blum & Bob Blum
Karen & Bob Blum
August 6, 2014
Bill,
I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Sondra Panico
August 6, 2014
I have the fondest memories of Patricia from our childhood days. I am saddened to learn of her passing but find comfort knowing she's in a better place. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family.
Jay Harris
August 5, 2014
My deepest sympathy goes out to the family of Patricia. She had a beautiful smile always and sweet greeting for everyone she met. She will be missed by everyone whose lives she touched.

Donnice Smith
Donnice Smith
August 5, 2014
Eric Lee
August 5, 2014
Bill -- All of our condolences and sympathy to you and your family in this trying time of sadness and grief. We just came back into Raleigh last night (August 4) and saw the sad news this morning.

Jim and Rae Gulick
August 5, 2014
Bill & Family,

My deepest sympathy for the lost of Patricia. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.
Susan Currie
August 5, 2014
Bill & Family -
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Kevin & Renee McGinnis
Kevin McGinnis
August 5, 2014
Bill, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers are with you and your family.
Lisa Bradley
August 5, 2014
Ginny you and your family will be in my prayers.I have not forgotten you.may God be with you in your grief.
John Francis
August 5, 2014
With deepest sympathy to the Hart family during your time of grief...God is for you a refuge and strength, A help that is there to be found during difficult times...May God provide you with peace and comfort to endure the days ahead...(Psalm 5:1).
JG
August 5, 2014
Heidi & Family,

So sorry to hear of your loss. Betty and my thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family.

Dave & Betty Reilly
St. Marys, GA
August 4, 2014
Bill, I am so sorry to hear of your loss.
Anthony Bonanza
August 4, 2014
To the Family of Patricia
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of sorrow. May the memories of Patricia be of comfort to you in the days ahead.
Bernice Bell
August 4, 2014
Mr. Hart and family, I am so sorry to hear of Patricia's passing. I am keeping all of you in my prayers.
Mary Wilkins
August 4, 2014
My thoughts and prayers to you in the hardest days ahead. Patricia was a funny, bright, caring lady that it was my privilege to know. So glad I had the chance to work with her and get to know her.
Donna Moore
August 4, 2014
Bobby and family - words can't explain how sorry I am for your loss. If I didn't already know, I can tell from the video how vibrant she was and how much a part of your life she was. May God give you peace about all of this. Praying for your whole family.
Karen Wertz
August 4, 2014
Bill Hart- I'm so sorry to hear of your loss!!! May God be with you! (I work for the AG's office).
Cindy Thompson
August 4, 2014
Bill: I was saddened to learn of your loss.
Jim Wellons
August 4, 2014
I am so saddened to hear of Patricia's passing. Love and prayers for comfort and peace during this very difficult time.
Tammy Boyce Domecq
August 4, 2014
My heartfelt sympathy to Patricia's beloved Bill and children. I knew her as a woman of true grit and grace for whom I thank God for her full life, though way too brief. Free from illness, may she beam that great smile from eternity to make gentle these days of sadness for her family & friends. May God's promise of reunions comfort all who mourn dear Patricia's earthly death.
Maria Myers
August 3, 2014
I will always remember Patricia, as we called her: (Miss Butterfly) at Curves For Women: a lovely lady: Praying for you at this time: Louise Elmore
Louise Elmore
August 3, 2014
Love ya girly....rip.....pics to follow gotta dig them out
Johnnye Copeland
August 3, 2014
Bill;

My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.

You are my good friend always and have been thinking and praying for you often.

Frank
August 3, 2014
Thinking of you all. Judy Earnhardt Adams
August 3, 2014
I am so sad to hear about Patricia's passing.I will always have fond memories of the time we worked together many years ago.

Sending prayers out to all her family.
Sandra D. Long
SANDRA LONG
August 3, 2014
Dear Ginny and Bobby, We send our condolences to all and may God bless and keep you all. Love to all,
Clint and Judi Davis
Judi Davis
August 3, 2014
Bill and kids, I am so sorry for your loss, just know that God will see you through this. I have some fond memories of Patricia and how we bonded a friends and employees of the bureau.I will never forget that wonderful bubbling personality and beautiful smile she always had. will be praying for the family during the coming days. Best Regards Judy Fergerson,Louisburg, NC
August 3, 2014
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry for your loss.
Mike & Denise Partin
August 3, 2014
Dear Bill and family,

We are so sorry for the loss of Patricia. She was way too young. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May the wonderful memories you have help you through this difficult time.

Love,
Kathy & Bill
August 3, 2014
My prayers are with you and your family Bill. Patricia is now your angel in heaven until you meet again. May God comfort you all until that time comes. Cherish the many wonderful memories. Patricia will always be in you heart.
Kelly Pendergraft
August 3, 2014
Bill, our deepest condolences for the loss of Patricia. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Brad Davis
August 3, 2014
Mike Williams
August 3, 2014
My prayers are with you all in your loss. Patricia was a great person and we will miss her greatly.
Patricia Viverette
August 3, 2014
My deepest heartfelt condolences to Bill and the Hart family. No words are enough to console with this deep loss, but I am available to do my part to help u get thru this difficult time. I am glad to hear all the family and loved ones were around Patricia when her time came. You and your family will be in our prayers.
PJ Parijat
August 3, 2014
Family of Patricia Hart,

It is hard to believe the way things work on this earth but we have to remember the true outcome. Patricia has gone "before you to make a place for you." Greave to make things better. Pray to make things better. We all hurt way deep down but remember the prayer. It also works works way deep down.
Paul Twiddy
August 3, 2014
Bill and family, So sorry to hear about Patricia. Our prayers are with you during this difficult time.
All our love to you.
Don and JoAnn Weingatten
August 3, 2014
Such wonderful memories as friends in school.I will always remember you with smiles and laughter. Rest with peace my sweet friend.God Bless
Kim Brickhouse Grant
August 3, 2014
So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers for all the family. Patricia was a great person and she will be missed.
Dee Parrish
August 2, 2014
Praying for peace and comfort for Patricia 's family during this time.
missy Collins
August 2, 2014
I am praying for all of you. May God bless you all. Follow Christ in all that you do and he will guide your path.
Marie Sweat
August 2, 2014
Rest in peace Patricia. I know that our God will comfort your love ones and welcome you home to glory.
Lisa Britton
August 2, 2014
Dear Bill and Family,
Our deepest sympathy to all of you on the loss of your beautiful Patricia. She was a lovely lady and we are so honored to have had our lives touched by her. We are thinking of you all with love and keeping you in our prayers.

Bob & Maureen Christian
August 2, 2014
My prayers go out to the family. May you find peace in the many memories you have of Patricia.
Lisa Hansen
August 2, 2014
Rest in peace, Patricia. You were a beautiful person gone too soon. Prayers, condolences and sympathy to your family
Rhonda Black
August 2, 2014
Ginny and Bobby....Our deepest sympathy to you and your family for the lost of your daughter. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult time.
Stuart & Sue Holland
August 2, 2014
Dear Ginny and Bobby,

Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to you and your family--

Janet (Bunch) and Dick Bean
August 2, 2014
My prayers go out to the family and may Christ guide you.
Jeff Felton
August 2, 2014
May God continue to strengthen and comfort the family during this difficult time. R.I.P. my classmate .
Joyce Harrell-Taliaferro
August 2, 2014
Dear Ginny and Bobby, Our deepest condolences to you and all of your family.
Carolyn and Bob Meisenger
August 2, 2014
Rest In Peace My Friend..I will never forget you..From 1st grade to High School
Cara Williams
August 2, 2014
Sad times. So sorry Ginny & Bobby. Can't even begin to imagine what you are feeling but may God help you understand it and get thru' it.
Cecil Fry
August 2, 2014
Praying for friends to comfort you, faith to uphold you, and loving memories to heal your heart.
August 2, 2014
May God grant you and your family peace while you mourn the lost of a beautiful child of God.
Vincent Bond
August 2, 2014
Cara Williams
August 2, 2014
Rest in peace, my friend. Prayers and condolences to your family
Rhonda Black
August 2, 2014
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