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Donald Ray Patterson

McKinney, Texas

Jan 1, 1957 – Aug 2, 2019 (Age 62)


January 1, 1957
August 2, 2019
McKinney, Texas


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Charles W. Smith and Sons, McKinney Obituary

Donald Ray Patterson passed away Friday, August 2, 2019 at the age of 62. Ray was born January 1, 1957 in Port Arthur, Texas to Thomas Clyde Patterson and Tempie Louise Miller Patterson. Ray graduated from Port Neches Groves High School. He then attended Howard Payne University where he met his wife, Gina. He attended Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary where he earned a Master of Arts in religious education and a PhD. in religious education. He served faithfully in ministry for over 30 years. During this time, he and his wife gave birth to five children. Ray loved his family with his whole heart and was always finding a way to make them laugh and smile. Surviving relatives include his wife, Regina Patterson; brother Thomas Patterson; sisters, Linda Patterson and Mary Domingue; sons, Cameron Patterson and Connor Patterson and wife, Natalie; daughters, Cayla Quinley and husband Ryan, Corbin Wilson and husband Matthew, and Colby Patterson; grandson Everett Patterson and granddaughters, Madelynn Quinley and Caroline Quinley. Service Information: Tuesday August 6, 2019 Suncreek United Methodist Church 12:00 Public Viewing 1:00 Funeral Service Graveside following service

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My condolences Mary to you and your family

Sincere condolences on the passing of Ray, he was a friend from PN-G high. A sweet and caring person, a band buddy and true friend. May prayers and good memories comfort you during this time.

Our deepest sympathy to Gina, the children and Patterson family. We loved the Patterson family and their dedication and love they poured into FBCO the many years Ray served on staff.

So sorry for yiur loss. Take c ok mfort in knowing he his with our Lord and Savior

Love and prayers for your loss of another love one. God is with you.

Dave and I were so sad to hear of Ray's death. Know that we are praying for the entire family. May you find comfort in knowing how much he loved you all and in all the wonderful memories I know you have...God Bless You...

Jena,praying for your family so sorry for your loss.Ray was a great man!!

So sad to hear of Ray's passing! He was a wonderful man and very approachable if you had a problem! I know you will miss him greatly!!!