Patt Carmichael, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born Dec. 19, 1941 in Bartlesville, Okla., a daughter of Charles and Beatrice (Miller) Peterson. She departed this life , Dec. 21, 2011 in her home in Eureka Springs, at the age of 70.
Patt was an artist who loved to paint.
On Dec. 29, 1973, Patt was united in marriage with Bill Carmichael who survives her of the home. She is also survived by two sons, Michael Carmichael of Columbus, Ohio and Steve Carmichael of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho; two daughters, Gaye Jean Allen of Yukon, Okla., and Carolye Asfahl of Colorado Springs, Colo.; three grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends.
Patt was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Raye Jean Hale.
Memorial services were held Dec. 23 at the Grassy Knob Community Center. Arrangements under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o First National Bank of Green Forest, Attention: Tiffany Ball, POB 272, Berryville, AR 72616; Patt Carmichael Scholarship Fund for the Eureka Springs School of the Arts, c/o Community First Bank of Berryville or Eureka Springs; or the charity of your choice. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.