Ara Grayson

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

ARA “PAT” GRAYSON, of Eureka Springs, Arkansas was born November 3, 1924 in Bessemer, Alabama, daughter of Roy Lester and Audrey (Long) Patterson. She departed this life Thursday, March 1, 2018 in Eureka Springs, Arkansas at the age of 93 years.

Pat is survived by her sister, Gloria Ann Moses of Chattanooga, Tennessee; other relatives, loved ones and friends.

On June 5, 1953 she was united in marriage to James Ellis Grayson, who preceded her in death. She is also preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Audrey Patterson and sister, Edna Lewis.

Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m., Monday, 
March 5, 2018 with the funeral service following at 10:00 a.m. at the Holiday Island Baptist Church with Reverend Steve Ward officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Oak Hill Cemetery, Eureka Springs, Arkansas under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Memorial donations may be made to the Holiday Island Baptist Church, PO Box 3129, Holiday Island, Arkansas 72631. Online condolences may be sent to the family at