Gene Patterson

August 13, 1940 ~ November 8, 2022 (age 82) 82 Years Old
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Graveside services for Wiley Eugene Patterson, 82, of Knoxville will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at 11:00 am at Bethel Church Cemetery on Sandy Point Road, Knoxville, GA.  Gene passed away on Tuesday, November 8, 2022.

He attended Bethel Church and was a retired mechanic.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Homer and Euna Mae Hatchett Patterson; his wife, Emily Smith Patterson and a son, Bryan Shane Patterson.

He is survived by one son, Shaun Patterson of Knoxville; one daughter, Valerie Vinson of Columbus; one grandson, Vince Vinson of Knoxville; one sister, Dorothy Walton of Crawford County.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bethel Church, 1119 Sandy Point Road, Knoxville, GA  31050.

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McLeighton Funeral Service of Roberta is in charge of arrangements.

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Graveside Service
November 10, 2022

11:00 AM
Bethel United Methodist Church
1119 Sandy Point Road
Knoxville, GA 31050

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In Loving Memory Of

Gene Patterson

August 13, 1940-November 8, 2022

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