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today. He was born in Montgomery County on March 24, 1907, son of Alonzo and Sally Evans Patterson. He was a retired construction worker and member of Crossland Avenue Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Ethel Patterson, Clarksville; two stepsons, Don Kirkland, Woodlawn, and Wendell Wendell Kirkland, Clarksville; one stepdaughter, stepdaughter, Janey Thomas, Burns; two brothers, Herman Patterson, Dotsonville community, and Albert Patterson, Clarksville; one sister, Nancy Harrison, Louisville, Ky.; and six stepgrandchildren. Pallbearers will be George Graves, Wendell Kirkland, Don Kirkland, Kirkland, Tony Thomas, David Kirkland, Lester Matthews and Jeff Thomas.