AIKEN, S.C. - Funeral services for Mrs. Emma Patterson, age 81, wife of Leon Patterson, Sr, of 30 Nicholson Lane who passed away Thursday, February 24, 2011 at Pepper Hill Nursing Center, will be held 1:00 PM Tuesday, March 1, 2011 (Viewing 12-1 PM) at Wesley United Methodist Church, 2206 Richland Ave with Rev. Alexander Baker officiating. Interment will follow at Jordan Baptist Church, Williston, SC. She was born in Barnwell County, SC, the daughter of the late Hucklus and Adeline Holmes Trowell. A graduate of Martha Schofield High School, she was a faithful member of Wesley United Methodist Church and a retiree of Dupont (Westinghouse) in 1982. She was preceded in death by Arthur Lee, Luke Trowell, and Noah Johnson. She leaves to cherish her memory: her husband, Leon Patterson, Sr,; sons, Leon Patterson, Jr., Ronnie (Jeanette) Patterson, Sr., Eric (Victoria) Patterson, Sr. and Mark (Denise) Patterson, all of Aiken; step-sisters, Dessie Jackson and Louise Trowell, both of Columbia, SC; ten grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; other relatives. Friends may call at the residence, 803 648 1293 or at Jackson-Brooks Funeral Home beginning 3 pm Monday.
The Augusta Chronicle-February 28, 2011