Patsy Elizabeth Tingen Fox
July 13, 1930 - May 23, 2017
Born in Durham County, NC
Resided in Person County, NC
Wednesday May 24, 2017, 6-7:30 PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Thursday May 25, 2017, 11 AM
Somerset Baptist Church
141 Somerset Ch. Rd.
Roxboro, NC 27573
Patsy Elizabeth Tingen Fox, 86, of 163 Hugh Blalock Road, Roxboro, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Born in Durham County, she was the daughter of the late Ira Cleveland Tingen, Sr. and Corrina Elizabeth Morton Tingen. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Tom Fox; nine siblings: Durell Tingen, Robert Tingen, Wallace Tingen, Willie Tingen, Lawrence Tingen, "I.C" Tingen, Jr., Isabel Oliver, John Tingen, and Essie Mae Rhew. Mrs. Fox was the oldest charter member of Somerset Baptist Church. She loved gardening, tending to her flowers and crocheting.
Surviving are her children: Tommy Fox and wife, Becky of Roxboro, and Kathy Daniel and husband, Eddy of Roxboro; three grandchildren: Suzi Martin and husband, Kevin of Roxboro, Bert Fox of Roxboro, and Christy Daniel of FL; four great-grandchildren: Bates Martin, Jenna Fox, Christian Fox Waldron, and Wyatt Fox. Also, surviving are numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 6-7:30 PM Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at the Brooks & White Funeral Home and other times at the home of her son, Tommy Fox (199 Hugh Blalock Road).
Funeral service will be 11 AM Thursday, May 25, 2017 at the Somerset Baptist Church with the Rev. Tom Gearhart and Rev. Jimmy Pulliam officiating. Burial will follow in the Mill Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Steve Tingen, Carl Chambers, Jeff Oliver, Todd Fox, Richard Fox, and Al Rhew.
Memorials may be made to Somerset Baptist Church, 141 Somerset Church Road, Roxboro, NC 27573 or Rock Grove Baptist Church c/o Building Fund, 3190 Allensville Road, Roxboro, NC 27574.