In addition to her parents, Pat was preceded in death by her husband, Marshall Cruce, Sr.; one son, Leslie Cruce; sister, Viola Lowery; brothers-in-law, James Lowery and Ronnie Boykin; nephews, Kerry and Andy Boykin; and a great nieces, Taylor and Kara Boykin.
Pat is survived by her son Marshall ''Wayne'' Cruce and wife Sissy of Monticello; granddaughter, Ali Jo Cruce; nephew, Art Lowery; two sisters, Betty Knobloch and husband Buddy and Kathy Boykin; and a host of family and friends.
Visitation will be Monday, May 8, 2023 from 6-8 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Chapel. Funeral Services will be Tuesday, May 9, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel with Bro. Tim Parke officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery. Please sign Mrs. Pat's guestbook at www.stephensondearman.com.
Lavera BurtonMonticello, AR Friday, May 12, 2023 Pat was a sweet lady and had a great Sense of humor loved working with her and sending prayers to her family and friends RIP my friend
Julia HudsonNorth Little Rock, AR Monday, May 8, 2023 We grieve. We grieve the presence of our dear sister, Mrs. Pat. But we know that to be absent from the body is to be in the presence of Our Father. We live always in Hope of the Resurrection when we will worship again with Mrs. Pat before the Throne. Prayers for peace and solace.
Dianne Lord McAllisterWoodbury, TN Sunday, May 7, 2023 So sorry for your loss. I grew up with her as a first cousin. It has been years since I have visited the family. She was blessed to have wonderful parents, sisters, and grandparents. I pray God comforts those she left.
Julia HudsonLittle Rock, AR Sunday, May 7, 2023 We grieve. We grieve the presence of our dear sister. But we know to be absent from the body is to be before Our Father. For a moment we are parted. Soon we will again worship together before the Throne. We live always in the great Hope of the Resurrection. Love you Mrs. Pat.
Jody, AR Sunday, May 7, 2023 Betty, So sorry to hear of your loss.
Nancy WilliamsIrving, TX Sunday, May 7, 2023 RIP MS. PAT! U REALL INSPIRED ME! GLAD I GOT A CHANCE TO KNOW U! RIL MY FRIEND!
Rhonda TollettHarrison, AR Sunday, May 7, 2023 Jesus paid it All! Ms Pat loved her Savior and others so well. Well done, good and faithful servant! We will see you soon.
Sandra McManusMonticello, AR Sunday, May 7, 2023 Wayne, we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Mike and Sandy McManus