Funeral services for Mr. Richard Larry Patterson, age 61 of Fayetteville, will be conducted at 2 PM Sunday at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Jeff Bennett officiating. Burial will follow in Blanche Cemetery. Mr. Patterson died Friday afternoon at his residence.
He was a native of Lincoln County and the son of the late Buster Patterson and Louise M. Patterson who survives. He was a former employee of Madison Co. Crossroads School System and a member of the Baptist Church.
Survivors in addition to his mother include two daughters, Sherry Patterson Spray and Cindy Bevels Ballew both of Fayetteville, three sons, David Patterson, Rickey Patterson and Tracy Carter all of Fayetteville and 14 grandchildren. Mr. Patterson was preceded in death by two grandchildren Tonya and Tanya Patterson.
Visitation with the family will be Sunday afternoon from 12-2 PM at Higgins Funeral Home.