GASTONIA - Rachel White Patterson, 98, passed away Jan. 31, 2013, at her residence.
She was a native of Caldwell County, born Oct. 30, 1914, to the late John C. and Minnie Chester White.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Lawrence G. Patterson, brothers Gerald, John C. Jr., and Herman White, sisters Evelyn McKee and Louise Oliver.
Survivors include daughter, Amy Reynolds, granddaughter and son-in-law, Collin and Scott Webb, great-grandchildren Grayson, Alex, Patter-son and Kennedy Webb and cherished nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Goshen Presbyterian Church Belmont with the Rev. Mike Moreau officiating.
Burial will be private.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.
The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia, 704-864-5144.