Patricia Ann Burke Selman
July 27, 1935 - March 11, 2023

Patricia Ann Selman passed away on March 11, 2023, at Edgewood Nursing and Rehab in Springdale, AR. She was born on July 27, 1935, to her parents Edgar and Flora Hayes Burke. She was raised in the Florence community and was a graduate of Selma school. She married George Selman on March 22, 1959. They had one son, Paul Andrew Selman (Andy). They lived in Pine Bluff where she was an avid member and church worker at Forrest Park Assembly of God Church. She moved to Monticello in 1997 where she was also active in First Assembly of God Church. She then moved to Fayetteville in February of 2020 to be close to her son. She loved the Lord and he was always first. She loved her church, her family, and her yard. She was a wonderful homemaker, a flower guru, and a friend to everybody.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Edgar and Flora Burke; her husband, George Selman; and her older brother, Ira Gene Burke.
She is survived by her son, Andy Selman and wife Nancy; three grandchildren, Danielle Curry, Daniel Craig, and Sydney Smith and her husband Ryan; five great-grandchildren, Alina Curry, Brodie Curry, Stella Smith, Mason Smith, and Beauman Smith; three brothers, Keith Burke and wife Peggy, Lamar Burke and wife Bea, Leonard Burke and wife Pat; as well as countless nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 16, 2023, at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Chapel with Rev. Rob Leonard officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Tabor Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 1:00-2:00 p.m. preceding the funeral service at the funeral home. You can sign Mrs. Pat's guestbook page at

Obituary Provided By:
Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home
943 Highway 425 North
Monticello, AR  71655