Mr. H.L. Patterson, 69, of Rocky Face, departed this life Thursday evening, Aug. 22, 2013, at the local hospital.
He was born April 20, 1944, in Chatsworth.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lawrence Patterson; his mother and stepfather, Will Dee and Frank Scoggins; his sisters, Mildred Giddens and Wanda Giddens.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia Call; children, Jimmy Patterson, Bud Max Wells, Dwight Wells, Ben Wells, Tony Call, Tracy Call and Sandra Parker; brother, J.B. Patterson; brother, Danny Scoggins; sisters, Patricia Shelton, Frankie Perry, Judy Smith, Sharon Smith and Johnnie Patterson; several nieces and nephews.
Services to celebrate the life of Mr. H.L. Patterson will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Ponders Melrose Chapel with the Rev. James Watts officiating. He will be laid to rest at Colonial Hills Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at Ponders Melrose Chapel from noon Tuesday until the service hour.
Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel, Dalton; (706) 226-4002.