Born Sept. 13, 1926, in Bell County, she was a member of Underwood Grove Missionary Baptist Church.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Woodrow Patterson; parents, Jesse and Easter England Wade; granddaughter, Erica Patterson; brothers, Wallace and Wilburn Wade; sisters, Clara Keck, Ruby Thompson, Cleo Crawford, Lorene Bear, Gertie Bowlin, and one infant sister; and son-in-law, Whitt Russell
Survivors include her children, Betty Russell, Cumberland Gap, Wayne (Jane) Patterson, Cumberland Gap, Judy and (Hillis) Turner, Harrogate, Tenn., Christine (Ray) Fleeman, New Tazewell, Tenn., Daphine (Lloyd) Sandefur, Harrogate, Kathleen McNew, New Tazewell; grandchildren, Greg Centers, Chris Centers, Autumn Williams, Courtney Turner, Corey Sandefur, Stephanie Ridemour, and Deanna North; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday at Underwood Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Marvin Simmons and the Rev. Lloyd Sandefur officiating. Music will be by Charlotte Hoskins and Underwood Grove Choir.
Burial in the Russell Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Chris Centers, Gary Mills, Brad Ridenour, Hillis Turner, Donnie Williams and Greg Centers.
The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home and Valley Chapel, 869-3651, 626 4249, obituary line 869-8811, or www.reecefh.com.