ORAN - Lorene Patterson, 87, died at 9:50 p.m. July 11, 2007, at Jackson Manor in Jackson.
Born June 5, 1920, at Lamar, Ark., to William King and Myrtle Richards Russell, she was a homemaker and a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Miami.
On Aug. 31, 1940, she married Lee Patterson who preceded her in death on March 11, 1977.
Two brothers, two sisters and one great-grandchild also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son, Wayne Patterson of Oran; three daughters, Dorothy Lee Black of Jackson, Linda Pelton of Medina, Ohio, and Deborah Kessler of Cookeville, Tenn.; two brothers, O.F. "Bob" Russell of Dexter and Bill Russell of Troutdale, Va.; one sister, Frances McIver of Cape Girardeau; and nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, three step grandchildren, seven step great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 1 p.m. until time of services at 3 p.m. Friday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran. The Rev. Ed Carter will officiate.
Burial will follow in Forest Hills Memorial Garden at Morley.