Patricia Ann Tuite Parks was born on March 21, 1955 in Montclair, New Jersey. She was the daughter of Charles Stewart Tuite and Joan Marie (Anderson) Tuite. She grew up in New Jersey and on August 28, 1976 she married Jay Marshall Parks in West Caldwell, New Jersey. She and Jay moved to Powersite from Fort Leonard Wood, MO.
Patricia was musically talented. She played the clarinet and flute as well as being a beautiful singer. She also enjoyed photography and was an animal lover. Patricia was a member of Branson Baptist Church in Branson. She was a loving wife and sister and will be deeply missed.
She entered into rest on Monday, July 16, 2018 at the age of 63.
Patricia was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Joan Tuite.
She is survived by her husband, Jay Parks of Powersite and her siblings who reside in New Jersey, two brothers Thomas Tuite and wife Rhonda, Robert Tuite and a sister Nancy Henik.
Funeral services will be on Tuesday, July 24, 11 AM at Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory with Pastor David Wagner officiating. Burial will follow at 1 PM at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield. Visitation will be from 10AM until service time at Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory, Branson.