Patricia May Sherwood Springer, 92, of Jackson, passed away Friday, December 3, 2021 at Mobile Infirmary. She was born in San Diego, CA on Friday, November 15, 1929. She was a nursing graduate of Mobile General Hospital in 1963 and devoted much of her adult life to caring for critically ill patients at USA Hospital in Mobile. She was a passionate gardener who could grow anything. She also enjoyed sewing, most any activity associated with beach life, and was affectionately known as "Pat-Pat" to her great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Glen C. Sherwood and Mary Ruth Davis Sherwood; husband, John Springer and siblings, Geraldine Chamberlain, Charles Sherwood, Lorene Sherwood, Georgia Guillory and Laurence Sherwood.
She is survived by her daughters, Reba (Clifton) Barnes, Colleen (Wayne) Burdette; grandchildren, Jill B. (Les) Bumpers, Matthew Barnes, Logan (Anna) Barnes, Cary (Becca) Helton, Leigh (David) Helton, Chris (Melody) Burdette; great-grandchildren, Andrew Bumpers, Emma Bumpers, William Bumpers, Nolan Barnes, Maggie Helton, Molly Helton, Evan Helton, Tristian Burdette, Ryleigh Burdette; great, great-grandchild, Landon Burdette; sister, Geneve Skinner and numerous other relatives and friends.
A private family only memorial service will be conducted at a later date.
Condolences may be offered at www.lathanfuneralhome.com.