Patricia Lynn Worth

Patricia Lynn Worth, 59, of 616 Reynolds Road, Sparta, N.C., passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at Wake Forest Baptist Health in Winston-Salem, N.C.

She was born November 5, 1959 in Ashe County, N.C., to June Weaver Worth and the late Will Allen Worth. She was a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a degree in Journalism.

Lynn is survived by her mother, June Weaver Worth of Jefferson, N.C.; two brothers, Thomas Worth and wife, Cynthia, of Oak Ridge, N.C., Phil Worth and wife, Les, of Grassy Creek, N.C.; a special niece, Ellen Worth of Arizona; a special nephew, Andrew Worth of South Korea; her furry canine kids: Punky, Belle, and Red along with Tux the cat and his buddies of the home.

At Lynn’s request, there will be no formal service at this time, however, there will be a Celebration of Life and Picking Gathering to be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Junior Appalachian Musicians of Alleghany, PO Box 1326, Sparta, NC 28675 or to Save A Pet Foundation of Alleghany, PO Box 44, Sparta, NC 28675.

Eric Thomas Funeral Service Licensee, LLC is honored to be serving the Worth family and if you wish, online condolences may be extended to the family at