Patricia Ella Knowles Humphries, 88 years old, peacefully passed away on July 5, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on June 27, 1931 to Carl and Marie Knowles in Benton Harbor, Michigan. She was a native of Miami, Florida and spent 56 years in Port St John, Florida. Patricia is survived by her son, James Humphries, Jr. (Pat); son, Erik Humphries (Aleshia); daughter, Carla Binai (Edward); three grandchildren: Justin, Megan, and Dillon Humphries (Courtney); Granddogs: Molly and Nallah. She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years James Humphries Sr. Patricia was a woman of faith and a member of First Baptist Church of Port St. John. She was passionate about her family, getting together for traditional Sunday dinners. Much of her life revolved around those most precious to her. She loved being a devoted mother and grandmother. She was an accomplished seamstress and was later employed by Cook United as a manager in their fabric distribution department. She worked for Publix in their delicatessen, and later co-owned a deli with her sister, Betty. She was a member of the Red Hat Society, a Candy Striper Volunteer at Parrish Medical Center in Titusville, an avid reader and enjoyed gardening.
Services will be held at First Baptist Church of Port St. John at 10 A.M. on Saturday, July 13, 2019. Condolences can be shared at www.northbrevardfuneralhome.com