Richard “Junior” Patterson, Jr., age 80, of Dalton, Georgia passed away 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; 6 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and his special pet, Penny.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Richard Patterson, Jr. will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Spangler and Bro. Danny Cochran officiating. Interment will be at West Hill Cemetery.
The family will be receiving friends for visitation from 5-8 PM on Friday evening. Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave. Dalton, GA; 706-529-5371.