Patricia Carol Ainley, 60, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, at her home in Jonesboro after a battle with cancer.
Born Jan. 31, 1951, at Rockford, Ill., she was the daughter of Robert and Arlene McMaster Gates.
She was a homemaker and caregiver.
She is survived by; one son: Paul Ainley and wife Kathie of Rockford, Ill.; one daughter: Donna Gulliver and husband Mike of Cherokee Village, Ark.; her mother: Arlene Elizabeth Gates of Ash Flat, Ark.; six brothers: Terry Gates of Jones, Okla., Jim Gates of Oklahoma, Kenny Gates of Ash Flat, Ark., Farrell Gates of Jonesboro, Ark., David Gates of Ash Flat, Ark., and Brian Gates of Ash Flat, Ark.; one sister: Kim Kahn of Ash Flat, Ark.
Mrs. Ainley also leaves seven grandchildren and one greatgrandchild and a host of other family and friends.
Mrs. Ainley was preceded in death by her father: Robert Gates; one sister: Beverly Hankins; one son: Robbie Ainley and her husband: Raymond Ainley.
Memorial services were at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011, at the Agnos Church of Christ in Agnos, Ark., with Mr. Jack Richardson officiating. The family had a private memorial service Wednesday, Aug. 17.
The family has requested a private disposition with Faith Funeral Service of Manila, Ark., in charge of arrangements.