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William Keith "Bill" Patterson

August 9, 1957 ~ September 1, 2023 (age 66) 66 Years Old



William Keith Patterson

William Keith "Bill" Patterson, 66, of Cherryville, NC, passed away on September 01, 2023 at Atrium Health in Lincolnton, NC.  Born in Cleveland, NC, He was son of the late Dorothy Cook and was preceded in death by his wife of 24 years, Phyllis Gossett Patterson. Bill enjoyed his career as a truck driver following in his fathers footsteps. He was a hard worker and one who could fix anything.  He loved his dog, Ralph, grilling out steaks, and playing cards. He was a one of a kind father, son, brother, grandfather and friend who will be missed greatly.

SURVIVORS:  Children: Melissa Lynn Patterson, Lincolnton NC; Jessica Stroupe Knavel (David), Kings Mountain NC

Father: Odell William Patterson, Kings Mountain, NC

Sisters: Donna Lynn Reynolds, Kings Mountain NC; Rita Owens Conner (Robert), Lawndale NC; Sybil Walker, Cherryville NC; Nancy Pack (Richard), Grover NC

Brother: Robert "Bobby" Risica (Olivia Armstrong), Shelby NC

Grandchildren: Emily Thomas, Lillian Knavel and Bennett Knavel

Numerous Nieces and Nephews

Dog Companion: Ralph

FUNERAL SERVICE:  Monday September 4, 2023 at 7:00 PM in the Ollie Harris Memorial Chapel, Kings Mountain NC with Rev. Wade Dellinger officiating.

VISITATION: Monday September 4, 2023 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM prior to the service in the parlor of Harris Funeral Home.

MEMORIALS: American Cancer Society 1901 Brunswick Avenue #100, Charlotte NC 28207

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September 4, 2023

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Harris Funeral Home
108 South Piedmont Avenue
Kings Mountain, NC 28086

Memorial Service
September 4, 2023

7:00 PM
Ollie Harris Memorial Chapel, NORTH CAROLINA


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