Stillwater News Press

April 24, 2014

Lottie Lee Patterson

Stillwater NewsPress

— Lottie Lee Patterson, 93, passed away on April 20, 2014 in Stillwater, Okla. Her funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014, at Strode Funeral Home Chapel in Stillwater with Pastor Marcus Tarver officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Stillwater. Strode funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Lottie was born in Perkins, Okla., on June 17, 1920, to Prince Albert and Minnie Westbrook. She attended school in Perkins. In 1934, Lottie married Melvin Arbuckle, but they later divorced. She married Roosevelt Patterson in 1948 and they remained together until his death.

She was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church and enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, walks and early-morning sunrises.

Lottie is preceded in death by her parents, Prince Albert and Minnie; husband, Roosevelt; six children; and three sisters, Rosetta Agent, Ione Westbrook, and Minnie Bryant; and four brothers, John, James, Roy, and Jim Westbrook.

She is survived by two sons, Melvin Arbuckle, Jr. and Jimmy Patterson; three daughters, Rose Ramsey, Wilma Moore, and Rose DeAnn Patterson; one sister, Mary Robinson; 45 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-granchildren.

The family wishes to thank Loved Ones, Friends, Relatives, Caregivers, Nursing Home Staff, Hospice Nurses, and any individual that helped in any way. Thank you and we appreciate it from the bottom of our hearts.

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