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April 13, 2024

Patricia Overcash Echerd

Patricia Overcash Echerd

Patricia Overcash Echerd, 86, formerly of Taylorsville, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2023, at Atrium Health Pineville.

She was born on February 8, 1936, in Mooresville. Patty is the daughter of the late Joseph Frank and Ninna Collins Overcash.

She was a graduate of Mooresville High School and retired after 37 years at BellSouth (AT&T). Patty spent most of her life in Taylorsville. She was kind and hard-working. Patty loved to go to the beach and play games with family and friends. She was a caregiver to many.

In addition to her parents, Patty was preceded in death by her husband, L.C. (Jake) Echerd; her 10 brothers and sisters; and a special friend, Archie Vance Byers.

She is survived by her sister, Shelby Overcash Alexander; sisters-in-law, Odessa Overcash and Emily Overcash; and many nieces, nephews, and special friends.

On Saturday, January 7, 2023, a graveside service will be held at Taylorsville City Cemetery at 11 a.m. Pastor Joel Simpson will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church Taylorsville, 1400 Hwy 16 S, Taylorsville, NC 28681.

The family would like to express special thanks to the staff at The Pines on Carmel, in Charlotte.

Condolences may be sent to

Adams Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Taylorsville is honored to be serving the family of Patricia Overcash Echerd.

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