Patricia Kerr

SPARTANBURG — Mrs. Patricia Ann Kerr, 83, wife of John S. Kerr of 5390 S. Pine St., Spartanburg, passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Heartland of Union.

Mrs. Kerr was born in Union, July 26, 1934, a daughter of the late John and Sibbie Eaves Knox. She was a retired CNA from Spartanburg Regional Hospice and had done private duty nursing. Mrs. Kerr was a member of Hayne Baptist Church of Spartanburg and had volunteered with the American Red Cross and Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. She was also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.

Surviving in addition to her husband are two sons, Donnie Kerr and wife Nancy of Columbia and Larry Kerr and wife Norma of Spartanburg; two sisters, Linda Holland of Union and Mary Jo Baldwin of Columbia; three granddaughters, Nicole Tesner and husband Jimmy and Anne Marie Holder and husband Joey, Stephanie Parrish and husband Adam; and eight great-grandchildren, Hayden Tesner, Ryley Tesner, Ricky Tesner, Bo Tesner, Samantha Holder, Donovan Holder, Raleigh Parrish, and Madelyn Parrish.

Mrs. Kerr was predeceased by three sisters, Lona Davis, Rachel Lawson, and Thelma Camby; and by four brothers, Jack Knox, Weldon Knox, William Knox and Ronnie Knox.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 8, 2017 at the Holcombe’s Jonesville Chapel conducted by Rev. Terry Howell and Rev. Scott Cannon. Burial will be at Gilead Baptist Church Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Jimmy Tesner, Joey Holder, Adam Parrish, Tim Baldwin, Lonnie Gist and Henry Evans.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday evening also at the Holcombe Jonesville Chapel.

Memorials may be made to Elite Senior Day Care, 2000 Bud Arthur Bridge Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29307 or to the Alzheimer’s Association, 901 S. Pine St., Spartanburg, SC 29302.

The family will be at the home, 5390 S. Pine St., Spartanburg.

The S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc.