Publication: Leesville Daily Leader / January 7, 2003
Title: Grave Marker
Note: January 7, 2003 Patsy D. BrinkleyFuneral services for Mrs. Patsy D. Brinkley, 70, of Anacoco will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2003, in the Hixson Funeral Home chapel in Leesville. Burial will follow in the Walnut Hill Cemetery in Slagle. Mrs. Brinkley passed away Monday, Jan. 6, 2003, in the Christus St. Francis Cabrini Hospital in Alexandria. She is preceded in death by her mother, Sarah Dowden, father, Curtis Dowden, and a brother, James C. Dowden. She is survived by one daughter, Melba White of Colfax; four sons and daughters-in-law, Butch and Brenda Brinkley of Leesville, Donald and Theresa Brinkley of Coushatta, Darrell and Sissy Brinkley of Crosby, Texas, and Paul Brinkley of Anacoco; one sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Jimmy Newsworthy of Baton Rouge; one sister-in-law, Mittie Lou Dowden of Rosepine; 19 grand- children, 22 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.