Charles Robert Patterson

Charles Robert Patterson, 84, of Murfreesboro passed away Saturday, April 22, 2023 at his home at Parkview Meadows.  A native of Cannon Co., he was the son of the late James Neil Patterson and Mary Harris Patterson.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Sue Campbell Patterson and his sister, Jewell Patterson Dale. 

He is survived by his children, Kimberly (Scott) Phillips of Canton, GA. and Charles (Tracy) Patterson of Auburntown; grandchildren, Andrew Corn, Evan Corn, Montana Morton, Mary Beth Patterson and Hunter Patterson; great grandchildren, Declan and Lincoln Corn. 

A member of the First United Methodist church of Smyrna, Mr. Patterson was retired from TN. Farmers Co-Op where he was the Production Manager.  He enjoyed being on his farm working with his cows and watching Nascar. Mr. Patterson was a man of few words and was very funny.  He was the sweetest man that loved his family dearly.

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM, Tuesday, April 25, 2023 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Pastor David Wileczek officiating.  Interment will follow in the Donnell Cemetery.

His family will receive friends from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM Tuesday, April 25, 2023.

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