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1957 Donald 2020

Donald Willard Patterson

March 24, 1957 — October 22, 2020

Donald Willard Patterson, 63, of Old Fort, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at his residence.

He was a member of Conasauga Baptist Church and enjoyed collecting robots and brass items. Donald was a wonderful artist, candle maker and an avid music enthusiast and candidly enjoyed the outdoors, especially the mountains.  He loved spending time with his friends and family, especially his beloved grandchildren.  He will be missed by all who were blessed to know him.

He was preceded in death by his father, Bobby Patterson and brother, Charles Daniel Patterson.

Survivors include his beloved son, Christopher Patterson and wife Doris; loving mother, Joan Pellom Patterson; adored grandchildren, Olivia Patterson, Alyssa Patterson and Bryson Patterson; sister, Charlotte Danielle Reynolds and husband Stan; brother, David Richard Patterson.  Several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends also survive.

A private Celebration of Life service will be conducted on Sunday, October 25, 2020 in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with Pastor Jackie Martin officiating.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Donald Willard Patterson, please visit our flower store.

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Celebration of Life

Sunday, October 25, 2020

Higgins Funeral Home

6439 US-411, Benton, TN 37307

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