Georgianna K. Patterson-Pinkard February 9, 2022 Sister Georgianna Kay Patterson-Pinkard, 86, of Syracuse, passed away peacefully to be with the Lord, at home February 9th, with her family by her side. She was a founding member of Second Olivet Missionary Baptist Church. She was a member of the Eastern Star, Garden of Eden Chapter #38. She was formerly employed with the Syracuse City School District. She was preceded in death by her mother and father, Mary Patterson and Christopher McCarthy, stepfather, Eugene Cotton, Sr., her husband, Johnnie Lee Pinkard, Sr., one son, Johnnie Lee Pinkard, Jr., one daughter, Veronica Clanton, two brothers, Richard and Eugene Cotton, Jr. She leaves to cherish her memory two daughters, Royce Pinkard and Dolphus Harlow, her son, Rev. Leon Sims; her sisters, Helen Ingram, Gladys McElroy, Sarah Smith, and Clara Carney, all of Syracuse, eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, a host of other loving relatives and friends, including her Second Olivet MBC family. Calling hours will be Saturday, February 19th, 10 a.m. to 12 noon at Second Olivet Missionary Baptist Church, 818 West Street, with funeral services to follow at noon. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Please observe Covid-19 precautions. Please leave Memories and Condolences on syracuse. com/obits
Published by Syracuse Post Standard from Feb. 16 to Feb. 18, 2022.