Jesse Mack Patterson, 63, Harriman, died Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, at his home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henion Patterson and Marie Lowe Patterson McCrary; by Milton Simmons whom he considered as his father.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia Potter Patterson, Harriman; by daughter, Cindy, Oliver Springs; and son, William, Harriman.
The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, at Beech Park Baptist Church. Funeral followed at 8 p.m. with pastor Robbie Leach officiating. Burial and graveside services were held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Anderson Memorial Gardens.
Published in Roane County News on Oct. 17, 2012