Dorothy Maudine Patterson
Funeral services for Mrs. Eugene Patterson (Dorothy Maudine Patterson), 86, of Farmerville will be held at 10:00 A.M. Friday, February 25, 2011 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Farmerville with Bro. Woodrow Hudson officiating. Graveside service will be held at Liberty Hill Taylor Cemetery with Bro. Connie Smith officiating. A life long residence of Union Parish Mrs. Patterson was born in Farmerville June 29, 1924 to Ben & Neita Rogers. Mrs. Patterson died following a brief illness at LSU Hospital in Shreveport February 22, 2011. Mrs. Patterson was an active member of Liberty Hill Baptist church of Farmerville. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years Mr. Eugene Patterson, her parents and two brothers, Dan and Ervin Rogers. She is survived by one daughter Neita Ghrigsby of Farmerville, LA; two grandsons, Steve Craighead and wife Jeanie of Farmerville, LA; Todd Craighead and wife Stella of Ruston, LA; three great grandchildren, Chris, Taylor, and Macey Craighead, one step-grandchild, Brooke Mullins, and one step-great great grandchild Makynlee Anderson of San Antonio, TX; other survivors include one brother, Van Rogers and wife Laverne of Farmerville, LA; one sister, Corine Hash of El Dorado, AR; sister-in-law, Alice Rogers of Farmerville, LA; two nephews, Dwain and Don Rogers, three nieces, Christine Smith, Allyson Crow, and Vannette Simpson and three great nieces, Allyann Crow, Julia and Anna Simpson also many other family members and friends. Pallbearers will be Steve Craighead, Todd Craighead, Chris Craighead, Shawn Simpson, Charlie Crow, and Don Rogers. Visitation will be Thursday, February 24, 2011 from 5 PM to 8 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Farmerville. A special thanks to Dr. J.V. Jones and his nurse Becky, and Dr. Ballard; all of Green Clinic; for the kindness and care given to our loved one over the years. Mrs. Patterson was a devoted Christan, a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and a true friend to all who knew her. Online condolence messages may be sent to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.