Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Alston Patterson, age 99 of 7708 S. NC Hwy 49 Snow Camp, transitioned from labor to reward on August 10, 2019 at the Hospice Home of Alamance Caswell. She was the last surviving child to parents Mr. Jerry Alston and Mrs. Lillie Brooks Alston both now deceased.
Mrs. Patterson was married to the late Mr. Dassie Norman Patterson, and they were blessed with the opportunity to raise three beautiful children, Dennis A. Patterson (Crystal), Gloria Synthia Kay Patterson Hill and Sylvia Kay Owens.
Elizabeth as she was affectionately called by all that knew her was a member of Rock Creek AME Church, Snow Camp and Mitchell Chapel AME Church, Pittsboro.
Elizabeth was preceded in death by all of her siblings, Ernest, Julius, Edward, Luther, Clifton, Marvin, Pearley, Tina, Clara, Lorraine and Lacey.
Her life and legacy will be forever cherished in the hearts of her children, Dennis A. Patterson (Crystal), Gloria Synthia Kay Patterson Hill and Sylvia Kay Owens and one granddaughter, Marquita Nicole Patterson.