January 9, 2008
Elizabeth Conner Patterson, age 73 of 360 Union Church Road died Wednesday (January 9, 2008) at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM Saturday at New Home Baptist Church conducted by Pastor Don Edwards, Pastor David Reynolds and Pastor John Brown. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
A native of Clay County she was a daughter of the late Claud and Bonnie Swanson Patterson. She worked for 28 years at Pride and Trimble in Aberdeen and later at Ithica in Robbins. Brothers Luther and Cody; sisters Sarah Jean and Leause preceded her in death.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years Leo R. Patterson; son Robert Patterson of Vass; sisters Cora Lee Shuler of Sylva, Eula Mae Kilby of Cullowhee, Grace Pearl Crabtree of Vass, Bonnie Brown of Carthage; brothers George Conner of Tuckaseegee; James Ray Conner of Glenville; Billy Conner of Cashiers.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage Friday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM and other times at the residence of Bonnie Brown, 207 McNeill Street, Carthage.
Memorials may be made to: New Home Baptist Church, 1000 Lobelia Road SR 690, Vass, NC 28394 or to favorite charity.
Online condolences may be made at: www.fryandprickett.com.