Pamela Deann Cornelius, daughter of Doyle Dean Olive and Henrietta Bonnie Thompson Olive, was born June 19, 1963, in Blythe, Calif., and departed this life on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at her home in Mansfield, at the age of 58 years, 5 months and 11 days. She was preceded in death by her mother; brother, Marvin Olive; and stepbrother, Gary Allen. Deann is survived by her daughters, Mandie Adamson and companion, Bryan Dugger, of Mansfield, and Savanna Clark and husband, Brandon, of Ava; grandchildren, Weston Bennett; Brooklynn Dugger; Travis Dugger and wife, Shyanna; Dawson Dugger; Riley Clark; Tony Clark and Mya Clark; her father, Doyle Olive and wife, Bonnie, of Asher, Okla.; sisters, Becky Honeycutt and husband, Bruce, of Seymour, and Rhonda Dixon and husband, Earl, of Mansfield; brother, Steve Olive and wife, Patty, of Urbana; sister-in-law, Karen Olive, of Macomb; step-sister, Vicky Duck and husband, Robert, of Konawa, Okla.; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. She was born in California and moved with her parents and siblings to Mansfield in 1970, where she attended Mansfield Schools and graduated in the Class of 1981. She had worked at Town & Country Supermarket, Tobin-Hamilton Shoe Factory, H.D. Lee Plant, Signal and Copeland.
In her spare time, she enjoyed the outdoors, going on walks, visiting with people, going out to dinner and shopping trips with her long-time friend, Ken, and adored her dog, Maddie. Deann loved her family and especially being with her grandbabies. She has left us far too soon, but we will always cherish the special times we had together. Memorial services for Pamela Deann Cornelius were held on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021 at 11 a.m. with Brother Ronnie Roy officiating at the Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home in Mansfield. Song selections were “Jealous Of The Angels” and “Goodbye.” Cremation and services were under the direction of Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home-Mansfield. Online condolences: www.craighurttfuneralhome.com.