Willie Lee Patterson

June 13, 1960 ~ October 7, 2021 (age 61)


Willie Lee Patterson

June 13, 1960 ~ October 7, 2021 (age 61)

Willie Lee "Duke" Patterson passed away on Thursday October 7, 2021.  He was born on June 13, 1960 to the late Fred Davidson and Lula Patterson.

His graveside service was held on Saturday October 16, 2021 at 11:00 am at Hopewell Church Cemetery-Grand Junction.  The eulogy was given by Pastor Dennis McBride and Dixie Funeral Home ( was in charge of the professional service.  

He confessed hope in Jesus Christ at a young age and joined Hopewell MB Church and later joined Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church where he served as an usher.

He was employed at Armstrong Flooring until her retired after thirty-five years.  He was married to the late Evon Price.  

He was an avid Alabama Crimson Tide football fan.  

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, his brother, Homer and sister, Emma Patterson Jenkins.

He leaves to cherish his memory two daughters, Kimala Buggs and Octavia Patterson; three step children, Tremaine Spencer, Chaka (Demetrius) Sain and Jokita Allen; one sister, Pauline (Jerry) Lotefield, one brother, Lee Rose Patterson; eleven grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends that will miss him.



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 Service Program


October 15, 2021

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Jerome Boyd Chapel at Dixie Funeral Home
750 Bills Street
Bolivar, Tennessee 38008

October 15, 2021

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dixie Funeral Home-Grand Junction
112 Madison Avenue East
Grand Junction, Tennessee 38039

Graveside Service
October 16, 2021

11:00 AM
Hopewell MB Church
40 Zinna Lane
Grand Junction, Tennessee 38039

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