Betty Williams Patterson

April 17, 1926August 6, 2019

Betty Patterson, 93, passed away August 6, 2019.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 24 years George Patterson, brother Frank Williams, daughter Regina Clayton and her parents, Frank and Ella Williams.

Survivors include children Doreen Miller (Joe) of Chattanooga, TN, John Patterson (Trudie) of Jasper, TN, Lescott Patterson (Karen) of Roanoke, VA with 5 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

She was a member of Flintstone Baptist Church for more than 60 years.

She worked for Uniform Rental Service for 38 years and worked part time with TN Valley Railroad Museum.

There will be a graveside service at Lakewood South on Saturday August 10, 2019 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Brent Smith officiating. The family will receive friends at the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home from 4-8 PM on Friday August 9, 2019.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Betty’s memory may be made to Marty’s Center, 4519 Brainerd Rd Chattanooga, TN 37411.

Arrangements are under the care of Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory and Florist East Chapel, 404 South Moore Rd. East Ridge, TN 37412.

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  • Visitation Friday, August 9, 2019
  • Graveside Service Saturday, August 10, 2019


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Wanda Hicks

August 8, 2019

Betty was gentle spirited, adored by her family and loved by all who knew her. That soft, sweet smile was a little ray of sunshine that could brightened even a stranger's day. She was the true definition of a lady.