J L Patton Obituary

J L Patton




J L Patton originally from Eastland, Texas passed away peacefully

on August 11, 2016 in Amarillo, Texas at the age of 86. J L was

born on April 17, 1930 to Jim and Lucy Patton.

 J L is preceded in death by his parents, his wife Dionne,

a daughter Rita Toler, a son J.L. Patton, and 2 step grandsons.

JL served his country during the Korean War as a corporal in

the United States Army. JL received an honorable discharge

from the Army after serving two years.

 JL is survived by two daughters, J-Etta Blankinship of Amarillo

and Shela Gillespie of Enid, Oklahoma; three step daughters,

Laura, Sherry and Cindy; two step sons, Donald Lewis and

Kenny Lewis; three brothers, Billy Ray Patton of Eastland,

Eujene Patton of Eastland, and James Patton of Ft. Worth;

three sisters, Eula West of Alvin, Wanda Roper of Tennessee,

and Verna McGee of Danville, Il; 11 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren;

and 7 great-great grandchildren.

JL was laid to rest at the Eastland City Cemetery in Eastland, Texas

surrounded by family and friends on Monday, August 15, 2016.

Services conducted by Edwards Funeral Home. Online condolences

can be made at www.edwards-funeral-homes.com