Texas Department of Family and Protective Services - Council
Texas Guardianship Association, Board of Directors & Member
Leadership of Fort Worth, Class of 2010
Southcliff Baptist Church, Member
Habitat for Humanity, Volunteer
Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Volunteered
West Texas Legal Services, Volunteer
Elderly Health & Legal Seminar –Chair
Keep Justice Alive –Chair
TWU Moot Court – Volunteer Judge
Texas High School Mock Trial – Volunteer Judge
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Campaign Treasurer: Dr. Linda Garcia
Family comes first
Justice should prevail
Service above self
Patricia Cole Campaign
PO Box 101056 Fort Worth, Texas 76185
"I am the only candidate for Probate Judge with extensive experience in probate, guardianship, mental health and civil litigation matters."
Patricia is a judicial candidate for Probate Court No. 1. She was born to a fourth generation Texan and raised with her twelve siblings by her hard working parents, Patricia Cole learned early on the value of hard work, teamwork and perseverance. Patricia is an attorney and shareholder at Decker Jones, P.C. law firm where she practices in the areas of probate, probate litigation, guardianship and estate planning.
Patricia is active in the Tarrant County Probate Bar and is a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, one of the highest honors that has been bestowed on only 1/3 of 1% of Texas lawyers.
She is a past president of the Fort Worth - Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association and former board member of the Tarrant County Bar Association.
Fort Worth Republican Women - Member, Chair, Volunteer
Texas Federation of Women - Delegate, Volunteer
Tarrant County Republican Party - Delegate, Volunteer
Texas Republican Party - Volunteer
Tarrant County Republican Assembly - Member
Arlington Republican Club - Member
Texas Strong Republican Women - Member
Cowtown Republican Women - Member
Patricia is a true conservative who has spent almost 20 years working on various campaigns to elect other conservatives. She has been an active member of the Fort Worth Republican Women and Tarrant Republican Party. Worked on dozens of campaigns, which included making contributions, working the polls, stuffing envelopes, marketing and social media, and block walking.
Decker Jones, P.C. Attorney/Shareholder - Legal practice focusing on litigation cases involving probate, will contests, breach of fiduciary duties defense and claims, contested guardianship cases, elderly law advice, oil & gas disputes, business transactions, contract disputes, and defense in mental health commitments.
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Fort Worth, Texas 2000
Tarrant County Probate Bar – Member
National Guardianship Association – Member
Tarrant County Bar Foundation – Fellow
Texas Bar Foundation - Fellow
Tarrant County Bar Association - Estates & Trusts Section Chair