George A. Patterson(1943-2012)

George A. Patterson, 69 of Sunrise Beach, Mo passed away Sunday evening December 30th at Katy Manor Nursing Home in Pilot Grove.
Funeral Services for George will be 10:30 am Thursday, January 3 at Davis Funeral Chapel with Fr. Philip Kane officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior from 9:30 to 10:30 am. Burial will follow in the St. Martins Cemetery with Full Military honors.
George Arvel Patterson was born October 18, 1943 the son of Arvel Houston Patterson and Viva Nettie Miller Patterson. George married Barbara Whitehead on June 27, 1964 in Corning, Arkansas. He sold real estate for the Four Season's Homes Division at the Lake of the Ozarks. George was an outdoorsman; he loved to trout fish, ride horses and loved the mountains of Colorado. He loved to read and you could find George in the kitchen cooking up your favorite dish. Most of all his love was for his grandchildren and his family.
George was preceded in death by his parents and infant sister, DeAnna Patterson. He is survived by his wife Barbara of the home, daughter, Karla Lang and husband Russell of Boonville, MO. Also surviving are his brothers Charles Patterson of Corning, AR., Joseph Patterson of Madison, MS. And sister, Nettie Taylor of Corning, AR. He will be missed by his three grandchildren; Kelsay, Jack and Kaylee Lang all of Boonville, MO.
In Lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions to: Kent Memorial Lutheran Church Building Fund, PO Box 155 Sunrise Beach, MO 65079. Friends may register online at:

Published in Boonville Daily News from Jan. 2 to Jan. 9, 2013