Patricia “Patti” Power Underwood


Patricia "Patti" Power Underwood, age 72, a resident of Orange Beach, passed away Monday, Aug. 12, 2019.

She was born in Bryan, Texas. She was a graduate of Mississippi University for Women. She lived the majority of her life in Memphis, Tennessee and moved to Orange Beach where she resided for the last 29 years.

She was a librarian at Orange Beach Public Library for over 20 years. After retiring, she then went on to serve on the board of directors for the library.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Richard (Rick) Underwood.

Patricia is survived by her daughters, Jennifer Kirkpatrick of Pensacola, Florida and Kate James (Joel) of Niceville, Florida; five grandchildren, Kenna Kirkpatrick, Ryan Kirkpatrick, Scott Kirkpatrick, Allyson James and Sarah James; sister, Sandra Insalaco (Sam) of Snoqualmie, Washington; other relatives and friends.

A celebration of Patricia's life will be held Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019 at 12 noon in the chapel of Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Home, Foley.

Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. until time of service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Orange Beach Public Library, P.O. Box 1649, Orange Beach, AL 36561.

Arrangements by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 2551 S. McKenzie St., Foley, AL 36535, 251-943-2391,