Patricia Selby Walpole

Friday, February 14, 2020

Patricia Selby Walpole, 81, of Arbyrd, Mo., passed from this life Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, at her home. Born in Arbyrd, she was the daughter of the late Harrold and Jayne Allison Selby and was a 1956 graduate of Arbyrd High School. She lived several years in Kennett before moving to Defiance, Ohio, in 1964, where she worked as a bookkeeper for All Star Industries. She returned to Arbyrd in 2002. Pat was a member of the former Arbyrd Baptist Church and more recently attended Trinity Community Church in Cardwell. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death earlier this month by her husband of 63 years, Hugh Wayne Walpole.

Survivors include two daughters, Elizabeth Walpole and Jeanette Walpole both of Little Rock; one daughter of the heart, April Schultz (Tracy). She also leaves six grandchildren, Karl Kissner II, Allison Wilke, Bruno Kissner, Jason Schultz, Jordan Schultz and Jacob Schultz; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Leachville with the Rev. Ron Blankenship officiating. Burial will follow in Dunklin County Memorial Gardens in Kennett. The family will receive visitors Tuesday evening from 5:30-8 at the funeral home. Friends may sign the online register at