Melissa Patterson Patton
July 29, 1961 - March 2, 2014
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Melissa Patterson Patton, 52, passed away on March 2, 2014 after a long battle with breast cancer. Born on July 29, 1961 at Ft. Benning, GA and grew up in Long Beach, MS. She moved to Ponte Vedra Beach, FL in 1986 where she resided ever since.
She graduated from Long Beach High School and University of Southern Mississippi. In the early 90's she worked for ATP and had a great love for tennis. She was very active in her church, Palm's Presbyterian and enjoyed working there from 2011-2012. Most of all her greatest joy was being a homemaker, mother, and wife.
Melissa is survived by her husband of 25 years, John and her two sons, Spencer and Austin; brothers and sister, Cecil (Pat) Patterson, Charles Patterson, both of St. Augustine FL, and Carl Patterson and Marcile Patterson Schruff, both of Long Beach, MS. She was very blessed to have many close relatives and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, March 8, 2014, in Palms Presbyterian Church, 3410 3rd. St,. S. Jacksonville, FL.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: 26.2 with Donna "Finish Breast Cancer" 11762 Marco Beach Dr., Suite 6, Jacksonville, FL 32224.
Please visit our online Tribute at www.quinn-shalz.com. Services under the direction and care of Quinn-Shalz Family Funeral Home, Jacksonville Beach, FL.
Published in The Sun Herald on Mar. 5, 2014
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