Chaffin Crockett “Pat” Patterson III, age 72, of Crockett, departed this world to spend his eternity with the Lord on Friday, the 21st day of August 2020, at his home. He was born on Monday, the 16th day of February 1948, in Max Meadows, Virginia, to parents Chaffin Crockett Patterson Jr. and Peggy Ellen Six Patterson. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting, fishing and gardening. He was a welder by trade and was retired from Vulcraft.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Peggy Ellen Six Patterson; first wife, Joyce Beard Patterson; and son, Carl Dean Roberts.
Pat is survived by his wife, Irene Smith Patterson; father, Chaffin C. Patterson and wife Faye; stepdaughter, Kim Kellum and husband Russell; son, Bobby Roberts; stepson, Archie Reeves and wife Lisa; sisters, “Sherri” Cheyerl J. Carbagal, Peggy Jean Cline and husband David, Mary Alice Rumburg, Patricia Ann Hasson; stepbrothers, Gary Meade, Terry Meade, Keith Meade; grandsons, Josh Roberts, Austin Roberts and wife Jessica, Adam Roberts, Brad Roberts; great granddaughter, Paezli Roberts; loving pet, Princess Di; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
A graveside service to honor the life of Chaffin Crockett “Pat” Patterson III is to be conducted at half past the hour of nine o’clock in the morning on Saturday, the 29th day of August at Corinth Cemetery.
Cremation and graveside services for Chaffin Crockett “Pat” Patterson III are in care of Rhone Funeral Home, 3900 S. State Hwy 19, Palestine, Texas.
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