Avenal State Prison (ASP) reported on May 9, 2016 the passing of retired Program Administrator Patsy Ruth Ingram.

She began her career as a Teacher (Education and Recreation).

She promoted to Correctional Sergeant at the California Institution for Men (CIM) in 1980. She promoted to Correctional Lieutenant in 1981.

She returned to ASP as a CCII Supervisor and promoted to Program Administrator in 1988 until she retired in 1998.