Patricia Jane Brodie, 82, of Sullivan, passed away on Tuesday September 19, 2017 at home with her family by her side. Patty was born October 6, 1934 to Marvel Morris and Esther Carey Morris. She was a 1952 graduate of Carlisle High School. While working at the office of Dr. Henderson she met Allen Able Brodie. They married on May 20, 1953. They were married 56 years. Patty and Allen were lifelong members of the First Baptist Church of Sullivan where she served as church secretary for close to two decades. She also worked for several years in the treasurer’s office and in the County Superior Court as Bailiff. But, her most important job was caring for Allen and her two daughters Lynda and Karla.
Patty’s passions included sewing and motorcycling with Allen. She also made grandchildren a high priority.
Preceding her in death were her parents, two brothers Robert Morris, Glen Morris Jr. and husband Allen in 2010.
Survivors include her daughters Lynda (and Jim) Heflin of Greensburg IN; Karla (and Craig) Grow of Sullivan. Grandchildren include Tricia (and Carl) Gehl of Greensburg, IN; Katrina (and Justinian) Broughton of Appleton, WI; K.C. (and Janaya) Grow of Billings, MT; Korey (and Cheryl) Grow of Cedar Rapids, IA. Great grandchildren include Audra and Sydney Gehl, James and Lorraine Broughton, Kennedy and Kamdyn Grow, Keeper and Crosley Grow.
Family and Friends are invited to a service to celebrate Patty’s life which will be held on Saturday October 14, 2017 at 10:00 am at Holmes Memorial Chapel. Burial will take place at Center Ridge Cemetery immediately following. In lieu of flowers contribution may be made to Heart to Heart Hospice of Terre Haute or Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). Envelopes will be available at the Funeral Home.