Patricia Gayle McGough Coke, 85, of El Dorado, AR passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, April 1, 2021.
She was born September 17, 1935 in Urbana, AR, the only child of Flora May Davis McGough and Robert Hilton McGough.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her son-in-law, Joseph Bua, and grandson, Joe Galyean.
Gayle, a loving mother and homemaker was well known as a talented beautician to friends and family. She turned her skills into a profession later in life and enjoyed a long career doing what she always loved doing as a hobby. She was a skilled cook as well as a gifted church pianist and organist. Gayle was also well known as a lover of animals as she leaves behind her beloved pets that she nurtured and cared for immensely.
Survivors include her loving husband of 30 years, Ray Coke of El Dorado, her three sons and two daughters and spouses, Mitchell I. Galyean, Jr., Susan G. and Ernest L. Green, Robert H. and Angela A. Galyean, Mary Alice Bua and Richard C. Galyean, grandchildren, M. Ike Galyean, III, Tony N. Galyean, Ernest L. Green, Jr., Patricia G. Green, Steven G. Green, R. Hilton Galyean, Jr., Joshua A. Galyean, Nicholas J. Bua, Christopher M. Bua, Jackson C. Galyean, five great grandchildren. All of these she loved deeply.
Visitation will be 12:00 noon until 1:00 p.m. Friday, April 9, 2021 at Bailey Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, April 9, 2021 in the Chapel of Bailey Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Arlington Memorial Park under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home of El Dorado, AR.
Please visit www.baileyfuneralhome.net to sign the online register book.