Thomas Lee Patterson, 60, of West Plains, Mo., was born Jan. 24, 1948, in Atlanta, Ga., and died May 15, 2008, at his home.
Survivors include: his mother, Mamie Friend Patterson of West Plains; two brothers, Lawrence Patterson and wife, Melinda of Southaven, Miss., Glenn Patterson of Rockford, Ill.; one grandson, Christopher G. Patterson of Rockford, Ill.; numerous other relatives and friends.
Preceding him in death was his father, Ernest S. Patterson.
Graveside services were held May 17 at the Bailey Cemetery with Bro. David Scott officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton, Mo.