Mary Sarah Ann (Selby) Patton

Born: Mon., Mar. 17, 1919
Died: Sun., Apr. 1, 2018


9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Mon., Apr. 09, 2018
Location: Edward J Garr Funeral Home Inc

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Mon., Apr. 09, 2018

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Mary Sarah Ann Selby Patton, 99, of Laurel, MS, passed away on April 1, 2018 at UPMC-Hamot. She was born in Laurel, MS on March 17, 1919 daughter of the late Nelse and Marthia (Tailor) Selby.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Vernie Patton, a son Charles Selby, three brothers, Charles L. Selby, Sr., Rothell Selby, Sr., and Levon Hinton, one sister Lillie L. Hinton, a sister-in-law, Mary Lou Selby, a niece Earthell Selby and a nephew Charles Selby.

Mary enjoyed cooking, fishing, dancing and spending time with her family.

She is survived by three daughters, Martha Selby and Carole Selby both of Erie and Catherine Hudson of Laurel, MS., one son, John Wesley Selby of Laurel, MS., 4 nieces, Mary Burrows (Robert) of Erie, Irene Selby (Kevin) of Buffalo, NY., Mary Selby and Mary Davis both of Ben Harbor, MI., 2 nephews, Rothell Selby, Jr. (Paulette) and James Gore both of Erie, and a good friend Joseph MacDonald of Laurel, MS., 20 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends may call Monday April 9, 2018 from 9 am until the time of her services at 11 am at the Edward J. Garr Funeral Home, 459 East 12th Street, Erie, PA 16503. Burial will be at Mt. Olives Cemetery in Laurel, MS. Please send condolences to

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