Patsy Ann Cogdell Hibschman age 71 died Saturday April 26, 2014 at White Oak Manor in Shelby. Born on May 18, 1942 in Cleveland County she was the daughter of the late Jack and Daisy Campbell Russ. Patsy was a member of Shelby Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed volunteering at the Senior Center and was an active member of the Red Hat Club. Patsy was a hairdresser and started New Dimension Hair Salon. Patsy was very active and enjoyed traveling and never met a stranger. She loved spending time with her family and especially her grandchildren. In addition, to her parents, Patsy is preceded in death by her husbands, Jack Cogdell and Ben Hibschman; a sister and brother-in-law, Betty and John Walker; a brother, J.C. Russ; and her loyal companion “Gizmo”
Patsy is survived by four sons, Dewey Cogdell and fiancée Betty Martin of Shelby, Joe Cogdell of Shelby, Wayne Cogdell and wife Dee of Monroe, and Michael Cogdell and wife Tammy of Shelby; two stepsons, Larry Hibschman and wife Carol of Shelby and David Hibschman and wife Kay of Terrell TX; a sister, Brenda Laws of Pageland SC; a brother, Jimmy Russ of Warner Robins Ga. ; a sister-in-law, Sarah Russ of Shelby; four grandchildren, Edward Cogdell, Nathan Cogdell and wife Chassity, Kierstin Cogdell, and Cameron Cogdell; five step grandchildren, Rebecca Lanni and husband Chris, Deborah Mennicucci and husband Dave, Ashley Parks and husband Brad, Seth Hibschman and wife Christy, and Joshua Hibschman; two great grandchildren, Ethan Cogdell and Drayson Cogdell; and eight step great grandchildren, David Mennicucci, Eric Mennicucci, Preston Hibschman, Brylene Hibschman, Alex Hibschman, Presley Hibschman, Riley Hibschman and Audrey Hibschman.
Funeral services will be held on Friday May 2, 2014 at 2:00pm in the chapel of Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory with Dr. Luke Harkey officiating. Burial will follow in the Union Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends an hour before the service from 1:00pm until 2:00pm at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to: Hospice Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, NC 28150.
Cecil M Burton Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family of Mrs. Hibschman.