Patricia Leigh “Trisha” Duckett, 67, of Raleigh, passed away peacefully Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at Hillside Nursing Center.
Duckett was born in Wake County to the late Ellis Lassiter and Elizabeth Orr Lassiter. She was a member of Bay Leaf Baptist Church and taught Sunday school for 37 years. She had a career in advertising management and was executive director of Life Underwriters of N.C. She was also a member of Beta Sigma Phi for 50 years and elected Alpha Omega sister.
A celebration of Duckett’s life will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at Bay Leaf Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Roger Duckett; daughter, Nikki Ransdell and husband, Lee, of Wake Forest; granddaughters, Kaylee, Karolanne and Lilli Ransdell; sisters, Paula Lassiter and Janet Riddle, both of Raleigh; and brother, Billy Lassiter and wife, Annette, of Raleigh.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bay Leaf Baptist Church, children’s ministry or to Cause for Paws, both in Raleigh. Services are provided by Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center.