Patricia Ann Balenton
1961 ~ 2018
1961 ~ 2018
Date of Death: March 4, 2018
In profound sadness, the staff of Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. want to express our sincere condolences to the Balenton family. Patricia's earthly temple is now resting in the care of Veasley Funeral Home. Revelations 21:4 says "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death; nor sorrow, nor crying, neither shall their be anymore pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead you will surely gain strength from the memories of Mother Patricia Ann Balenton.
Derrick B.Veasley ~ Director
Henry B.Veasley ~ Director
Pastor E.C. Maltbia ~ Chaplain
Patricia was a graduate of Bigelow High School in Bigelow, Arkansas. She was an Home Health Caregiver as well as an employee of Conway Public Schools and Spirit Homes in Conway, Arkansas.
Patricia was preceded in death by her mother, Lizzitta Hood-Gray, her father, Ivory "Big Boy" Payne and her daughter, Paula Ann Gray.
Patricia leaves to cherish her loving memory, her husband, Joe Balenton of Conway, Arkansas; step children, Jeff Balenton of Portland, Oregon, Sonya Balenton and Ashleay Balenton both of Little Rock, Arkansas; step father, Cleves Gray, Sr. of Morrilton, Arkansas; five brothers, Neal (Dollie) Hood of Menifee, Arkansas, Terry (Presundra) Hood of Bigelow, Arkansas, William (Tawana) Gray of Arlington, Texas, Mack Gray of Bigelow, Arkansas, Cleves (Lashanda) Gray, Jr. of Fort Worth, Texas; two sisters, Flora (Clarence) Webb of Dallas, Texas, Ulinda Gray of Morrilton, Arkansas; special cousin/brother, Kenneth (Diane) Hood of Bigelow, Arkansas and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.
Visitation will be held, Friday, March 9, 2018 from 6-7 PM at Veasley Funeral Home.
Celebration of life service will be held, Saturday, March 10, 2018, 11:00 AM at Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 38 Hill Loop, Houston, Arkansas.
Committal service and final resting place will be held at Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Houston, Arkansas.