IMBODEN — Patrea L. Son, 56, of Imboden, passed from this life Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. She was born July 6, 1964 in Humbolt, Tenn., to Winford Hicks and Ehrline Walker.

She has resided in Imboden for the last 26 years after coming from Jonesboro. She was a proud member of Liberty Hill Church in Hardy.

Patrea received her master’s degree in social work and was a licensed social worker for over 20 years. She loved helping others and never met a stranger.

In her spare time Patrea enjoyed trail riding with her horses. Most of all, Patrea was a very loving mother who will be missed dearly.

Patrea was preceded in death by her daddy, Winford Hicks; grandparents, Blanch and Carl Walker and Dave and Edna Hicks, brother, Jerry Hicks, stepfather, Joe Walter, and nephew, Brandon Monroe.

Patrea is survived by her mother, Ehrline (Richard) Meddleton of Jonesboro; sons, Matt Wilson of Seattle and TJ Son of the home; daughter, Leah (Dale) Arnold of Imboden; brother, Joey (Kasey) Walter of Wenatchee, Wash.; sisters, Judy (Wes) Monroe and Diana (Mark) Deal, both of North Little Rock; along with nieces, cousins and friends.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Liberty Hill Church at Hardy with Joe Kiaser officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations please be made to Liberty Hill Church or Arkansas Children’s Hospital. Please no flowers.

Online registry: www. emersonfuneralhome.com