Patricia Anne McCleney
Harbor- Patricia Anne McCleney , 67 died in Greenville April 30, 2017
after bravely battling a chronic illness. Pat was predeceased by
her parents, Winifred and Roland Leicester and Homer McCleney, by her
sisters, Holly Nixon, and Stephanie Keel and by her nieces, Gwen Hodges
and Marianne Padrick. She was born in Lee County, North Carolina.
was hard working and naturally curious and dabbled in many endeavors.
She was most proud however, of working as professional journalist in
the newspaper business. She was a loyal employee with the
Coastland Times, in many capacities, for over 30 years.
marvel at Pat's full remarkable life is her loyal, life-time love and
companion, Willie "Biddy" Wilton Willis of the Manns Harbor home; her
two sisters, Terry Edwards (James), and Mary Padrick (Marshall); her
brother, Bill McCleney, sisters-in-law, Darlene Anderson and Janice
Willis and brother-in-law Gordon Willis; several nieces, Jessica
Anderson, Bridget Sawyer, Billi Jo Sawyer, Miriam Padrick, Sallie
Simmons, and Alicia Willis; her nephews, Jonathan Sawyer, Jason
Edwards, Patrick Edwards, Eric Nixon, Marshall Padrick and Chris
Lawrence; a host of extended family members, and her Coastland Times
Patricia also leaves friends too numerous to
count including her "Windsor, North Carolina family" ; John Bond
Gillam, III, La Verna Gillam Perry, Constance Gillam Burke, Elizabeth
Gillam "Sis" Hall, Penelope Gillam Sermons, Rascoe Bond Gillam,
Nancy Gillam Spruill, Victoria Outlaw Gillam Leggett, Gail Gillam
Crutchfield, Benjamin HerrmanGillam, Jr , Humphrey Hardy Gillam, Jr.
Martha Gillam Price, Robert Turner Gillam, Jr. Holley Bell Alexander,
Jane Bell Brandon, Margaret Bell "Peggy" Daly, Turner Bond Sutton, Jr.,
and Bond Munroe Bell.
In accordance with Pat's wishes, her
choice for cremation will be honored and Willie will hold a private
memorial ceremony back home at a future date.
may be expressed via the on-line register at
www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was
entrusted with arrangements.