PATTERSON, Loyce E.
Loyce E. “Pat” Patterson passed away June 16, 2014 peacefully at his home surrounded by his family. Pat was born in Carroll County to Earl and Elsie Patterson. He celebrated sixty-one years of marriage to his beloved Ruby in December, 2013. They moved to Mableton and eventually started Pat’s Furniture Company in 1961. Working together they ran the business and parented three children. They have been members of Mableton First Baptist Church for over fifty years. Pat was a member of the South Cobb Loins Club, the South Cobb Business Association, and the Georgia’s Home Furnishings Association. He is survived by his loving wife Ruby Ballew Patterson; his son, Gary (Pam) Patterson; his daughters, Gail (Tony) Cox, Neicia (Frank) Kahlert; his grandchildren, Kayla (Jeremy) Thompson, Karly ( Kevin) Gibbs, Ryan Cox, Chad Kahlert, Kelly Kahlert; and sibling Linda (Joe) Williams. A funeral service will be held Thursday, June 19, 2014, 11:00 AM, at White Columns Funeral Chapel in Mableton with the Rev. David York officiating. Interment will follow at Barber Cemetery. Visitation will be today between 5:00 PM-8:00 PM at White Columns Funeral Chapel. Condolences may be made online at: www.genedavisfuneralhome.com