Patsy Ann Whitney

November 4, 1942 - December 2, 2019
Patsy Ann Whitney

Patsy Ann Whitney, age 77, of Aurora, Missouri, passed away at 4:45 p.m. on Monday, December 2, 2019, at the Sonshine Manor Nursing Home in Republic, Missouri. She was born November 4, 1942, in Quail Spur, Missouri, the daughter of Truman Lavern and Jewell Loraine (Hilton) Ragain.

Patsy was a homemaker and a member of the Aurora Baptist Temple Church.

On February 1, 1958, she married James Richard Whitney, in Springfield, Missouri. He preceded her in death on June 16, 1995.

Patsy is survived by her daughter, Donna Cox and her husband, Douglas, of Aurora; one son, Daniel Whitney and his wife, Megan, of San Jose, California; five grandchildren, Nathan Cox and fiancée Lauren Beisel, of Kansas City, Missouri, Jennifer Cotner and her husband, Beau, of Springfield, Aaron Cox and his wife, Emma, of Bella Vista, Arkansas, Que Whitney and Quinn Whitney both of San Jose, California; two brothers, Lavern Ragain and his wife, Janice, of Chickasha, Oklahoma and Pete Ragain and his wife, Debbie, of Laurie, Missouri; one brother-in-law, Darrell Whitney of Potosi, Missouri; one sister-in-law, JoAnn Jones of Aurora and several nieces and nephews.

Patsy was preceded in death by her parents, Truman and Jewel and her husband, Richard.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, December 6, 2019, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora. Burial will follow at the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora. Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 5, 2019, in the funeral home chapel.

Memorial donations may be made payable to the Aurora Baptist Temple Youth Program in care of the funeral home.

Online condolences may be shared at this website.


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