Homer “Red” Patterson


Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 2, at Crosspoint Community Church for Homer Rayferd “Red” Patterson, age 83, of Purvis, Miss., who died November 17, 2017, at his residence.

Mr. Patterson was an Executive Account Representative with Baker Hughes Petrolite.

He was a master mason with the Danville Grand Lodge #101 in Kilgore. Mr. Patterson was a Scottish Rite 32” Mason as well as a member of the Knights Templar. He attended Crosspoint Baptist Church and enjoyed fishing and golf.

Mr. Patterson is preceded in death by his parents, William Homer “Pat” Patterson and Mary Annie Patterson.

He is survived by his wife, Greta Ruth Patterson; two sons, Danny Ray Patterson and Scotty Rayferd Patterson; one daughter, Karen Kay Fouse; two sisters, Billie Ruth Molsbee and Mary Alice Partridge; two brothers, Marion “Kenneth” Patterson and Floyd William Patterson, as well as six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home in Hattiesburg, Miss., is in charge of arrangements.

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