Patricia "Pat" Hicks Goodpasture, 86, of Roanoke went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, September 8, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Kelly Lee and Lillie Carr Hicks; sisters, Mary E. Saunders, Marcella Tiller, Betty Louise Dunford, and Janice English; brother, Lewis Hicks; and son, Kerry L. Bailey.
Pat was a former employee of the Eaton Corporation. Following her employment with Eaton she served as a school bus driver with Roanoke City Schools for 25 years. She was an active member and attended Clearbrook Baptist Church.
Surviving are her husband of 46 years, Fred Goodpasture; son, Timmy Wayne (Jamie) Bailey; grandchildren, Jason Wayne Bailey, Nicole Anne (Michael) Bailey-Bedsaul, and Kristy Bailey; great grandchildren, Brandie Grey, and Harper Bedsaul; sister-in-law, Trena Hicks; and former daughters-in-law, Deborah Bailey and Robin Bailey; numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests that memorials be made to the Missions Fund C/O Clearbrook Baptist Church 5219 Singing Hills Road Roanoke, VA 24014.
Funeral services will be conducted Noon Saturday September 11, 2021 at Simpson Funeral Home 5160 Peters Creek Road by Pastor Bryan Ratliff. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Simpson Funeral Home. 366-0707