Patricia Ann Colson
It is with great sadness that the family of Patricia Ann Colson, 65, announces her passing on December 5, 2018 in Atlanta, GA, following a lengthy battle with complications from diabetes. Pat will lovingly be remembered by her lifetime partner and best friend Len Woodard, her mother, Bernice Colson of Oxford; her brother, Joseph Colson of Cary; her nieces and nephews, extended family and dear friends.
A native of Oxford, North Carolina, she attended J. F. Webb High School and was a graduate of Spellman College in Atlanta. She attended the Fashion Institute of Technology and made her career in retail merchandising in Atlanta. Her effervescent personality and her love for family and friends shone brightly throughout her life.
Pat requested a small private funeral. Arrangements are being provided by Wright Funeral Home of Oxford. The family wishes to thank all of those who cared for her during her last months. Memorial donations in memory of Pat may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202.