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She was born March 16, 1938 in Walters to the union of her parents, Arthur Milton Bradford and Lela Bearl Cooper Bradford. Patsy was a graduate of Block High School of Jonesville. She continued her education at Northwestern State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Education in 1959. She taught first grade in Calcasieu, Rapides, and LaSalle Parishes.