Richard "Junior" Patterson Jr., 80, of Dalton, passed away on Wednesday, June 7, 2017.
He was born on June 3, 1937. Richard was in the used car business for 45 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Boyd and Ruth Patterson.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Faye Patterson of Dalton; sons and daughters-in-law, Ronnie and Cathy Patterson of Dalton, Randy and Cindy Patterson of Dalton; brother-in-law, Billy Darnell (Teresa) of Dalton; daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Douglas Carroll of Dalton; brothers and sister-in-law, Jimmy and Loretta Patterson of Chatsworth, Glenn Patterson of Chatsworth; sisters, Margaret Ausmus of Chatsworth, Carroll Miller of Dalton; grandchildren, Heath Carroll (Elisabeth) of Dalton, Jeremy Carroll (Kristy) of Calhoun, Jason Carroll (Ashley) of Dalton, Dana Patterson of Dalton; six great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and his special pet, Penny.
The funeral to celebrate the life of Richard Patterson Jr. is Saturday at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with Brother Steve Spangler and Brother Danny Cochran officiating. Interment will be at West Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends today from 5 to 8 p.m.
Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave., Dalton; (706) 529-5371.
Published on June 8, 2017