Willie Edward

Age 84 of Dayton, OH, passed away on November 6, 2021. He was born September 1, 1937, in Newnan, GA, to the late Eddie Patterson and Ruth Watkins. Preceded in death by his wife, Susie Patterson; (1) son and

(4) sisters. Survived by:

(4) daughters, Terri (Ronald) Gaines, Jeanette Patterson, Gwendolyn Belton and Sheila Patterson; (3) sons, Anthony, Dwayne and Dwight Patterson; (6) grandchildren; (4) great-grandchildren; (2) sisters; (1) brother; other family and friends. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at Thomas Funeral Home, 4520 Salem Ave., with Reverend Arthur Bell, Jr.,

Officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services. Interment: West Memory Gardens. On-line condolences may also be sent to the family at

Funeral Home Information

Thomas Funeral Home - Trotwood (Dayton)