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Patricia Burch Bishop

February 12, 1939 March 1, 2019
Patricia  Burch Bishop
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Obituary for Patricia Burch Bishop

DURHAM: Patricia “Mema” Bishop, 80, passed away on Friday, March 1, 2019 at her home in Durham. She was born in Durham, the daughter of the late Robert Estes Burch and Margaret Overton Burch.

Ms. Bishop was a retired Loan Processor from Wachovia Bank.

Ms. Bishop is survived by her husband of 59 years, William Vernon Bishop; daughter, Margaret B. Coomber and husband Jamie; son, William B. Bishop and wife Stephanie; and grandchildren, Trey Jenkins, Jackson Bishop, Landon Jenkins, Carson Jenkins, Jessie Bishop.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, March 4th at Clements Funeral Home in Durham. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 5th at Ebenezer Baptist Church with Pastor Earl Echols and Rev. Bob Sipper officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorial donations be made to Haiti Outreach Ministry: P.O. box 71042, Durham, NC 27722;

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be sent to

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6:00 PM 3/4/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 3/4/2019 8:00:00 PM
Clements Funeral Home

1105 Broad St.
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Home
1105 Broad St. Durham 27705 NC
United States

Funeral Service




11:00 AM 3/5/2019 11:00:00 AM
Ebenezer Baptist Church

1210 Pleasant Green Rd.
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Ebenezer Baptist Church
1210 Pleasant Green Rd. Hillsborough 27278 NC
United States

Cemetery Details


Oak Grove Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

3712 Cheek Road
Durham, NC 27704

3712 Cheek Road Durham 27704 NC
United States

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