Mr. Raymond C. Patton, 90, of Dalton, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017.
He was a devoted member of the Dalton First Baptist Church. He loved woodworking, music, camping, reading, gardening and traveling.
He is preceded in death by parents, Emory and Carrie Lee Patton; sister, Evelyn Adamson; and brothers, Ed Patton and Emory Patton Jr.
He is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Emily Waldrep Patton; children and spouses, Peggy and Milton Owensby of Trenton, David and Carol Patton of Jasper, Paul and Angela Patton of Marietta; grandchildren and spouses, Amy and Dwayne Pittman, Daniel Owensby, Bryan Owensby, Elizabeth Patton, Ryan Patton and Rebecca Patton; and great-grandchildren, Bethany Pittman, Bryce Pittman, Christian Owensby, Noah Owensby and Jonas Owensby. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
A funeral service for Mr. Patton will be held on Thursday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of First Baptist Church of Dalton with the Rev. Jonathan Barlow and the Rev. Phillip Cannon officiating. Interment will be Murray Memorial Garden. The family will receive friends from 12 until 1 in the atrium of the church.
Arrangements made with integrity by Shawn Chapman Funeral Home, Crematory and Monuments (www.shawnchapmanfh.com).
Published on September 5, 2017