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March 19, 2014

Patti Brasher Wedel

Athens — ATHENS-Service for Patti Brasher Wedel, 59 of Athens is scheduled for 10:00 A M Friday at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel with Pat Gresham officiating.

Burial will follow in Oaklawn Memorial Park.

Patti passed away March 18, 2014 in Tyler.

She was born April 2, 1954 in Hays, Kansas to Kenneth Paxton and Sammie L Hester Brasher. Patti had been a resident of Athens 44 years and was a 1972 graduate of Athens High School. She had been the school nurse at South Athens Elementary ten years retiring in 2005. She was a member of the former West Athens Baptist Church. Patti loved crafts and crocheting. She made preemie caps for donation to neonatal hospitals. She loved painting and loved to travel.

Survivors include her husband of 29 years Bill Wedel, Athens; son Matthew Wedel, Athens; mother Sammie Brasher, Athens; brother Kenneth W. Brasher, Palestine; sister Karen Garza and husband Andrew, Arlington; numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Visitation for family and friends will be 6-8 P M Thursday.

You may leave a message of condolence or light a memorial candle for the family at www.carroll-lehr.com

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