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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Obituary - Patricia Browning Moore

Patricia Browning Moore, 79 of Independence, Missouri passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at her home in Independence. 

Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Friday, April 30, 2021 at Mullinax Funeral Home, Drexel Chapel (660-679-0009). A visitation will be held from 10:00 am to 11:00 am prior to the funeral Friday, also at the chapel. 

Burial will follow in Sharon Cemetery Drexel, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to the Drexel Fire Department. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at

Patricia was born May 17, 1941 in Hawthorn, CA. to Earl and Velma Houx Browning. She grew up in the Drexel area and graduated from Drexel High School in 1959. For much of Patricia’s life she worked for Plaza Weavers sewing, weaving, and repairing damaged or torn clothing and even artifacts for the Nelson Art Gallery. Patricia loved to travel and camp with the grandchildren. She enjoyed fishing, sewing, and a good cup of coffee.

Patricia was preceded in death by her parents, sister Dixie Bauer, and brother Chuck Browning. She is survived by her son Randy Nelson, daughter Cheri Truelove, son Roger Nelson, and son Rodney Nelson. She also leaves behind her grandchildren, Tracey Wilson, Lacrisha Nelson, Elizabeth Nelson, Emily Nelson, Ethan Nelson, Elsie Kate Nelson, four great-grandchildren, a sister Earlene Gardner, along with her cousin and caregiver Eric Hood, and nieces, nephews, and extended family members.