Funeral service for Mr. Bobby Gene Patterson, 78, of Granite City, IL., formally of Olla and Spearsville, LA., will be held in Granite City, IL.
Bobby Gene was born Dec. 6, 1934 at Spearsville, LA., to the union of Minor C. Patterson and Ambrey Dell “Hogue” Patterson and passed from this life on Thursday February 21, 2013 in a Nursing Home at Granite City, IL.
He was a a retired Steel Mill worker and served in the U.S. Army.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Carroll “Fat Pat” Patterson, Colvin Patterson: sister Frances Chambers and son Keith Patterson.
Those left to cherish his memory are his daughter Joi Denise Brumitt, of Granite City, IL., sister Bessie Green, of Spearsville, LA., brothers Joe Patterson of Spearsville, LA., Merle (Helen) Patterson of Farmerville, LA., Claude (Pat) Patterson of Spearsville, LA., Wayne (Ann) Patterson of Ruston, LA. and three Granddaughters and two Grandsons and seven Great Grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.