J. Doyle Patterson
MOUNT VERNON — J. Doyle Patterson, 74, of Miller Street, Mount Vernon, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2008, at his residence surrounded by his family.
He was born Nov. 7, 1933, at Ripley, W.Va., a son of the late Armor W. and Icy (Bowman) Patterson. Doyle worked for Weyerhaeuser in Mount Vernon as a utility man for 21 years. He was also a member of the Centerburg Church of God.
Doyle is survived by his devoted wife, Nora (Hinzman) Patterson; sons, David L. (Sherry) Patterson and Terry D. (Carol) Patterson, both of Mount Vernon; five grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; four stepgreat-grandchildren; and brothers, Norman Patterson of Mt. Alto, W.Va., Robert Patterson of New Cumberland, W.Va., and Gerald Patterson of Parkersburg, W.Va.
In addition to his parents, Doyle was preceded in death by two brothers, Edgar and Derald Patterson.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, April 22, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, and from 10 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 23, at the Centerburg Church of God, 4697 Columbus Road, Centerburg, with Pastor J.D. Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow in the Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.