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Hurley Eugene Patterson

Bessemer City, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Death 16 Sep 2017 (aged 70)
Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 184668565 · View Source
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Hurley Eugene Patterson, 70, was born November 13, 1946 in Bessemer City, North Carolina to the late Richard Arthur Patterson, Sr. and Roberta Henry Patterson. Hurley made his spiritual transition from this life to eternal life with God on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at CaroMont Regional Medical Center, Gastonia, North Carolina.

Hurley grew up in Bessemer City and attended Lincoln Academy in Gaston County, North Carolina before moving to Gastonia and meeting his wife of forty-eight years Shirley Brown Patterson. Hurley worked for Warner & Swassy for a number of years before landing a job with Standard Distributor. He remained at Standard for over twenty years before retiring in 2015. Hurley will always be remembered by his co-workers, family and friends for his big smile and room feeling laughter.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley B. Patterson; sister, Ruby Patterson Tate and brother, William Patterson.

He leaves to cherish his memories a loving sister, Mary Patterson Davis of Philadelphia, PA; two brothers, Richard Patterson, Jr. and James Patterson both of Winston-Salem, N.C.; sisters-in-law, Ruby Brown of Gastonia, N.C. and Karen Brown of Charlotte, N.C.; brothers-in-law, Don Brown and Roy Brown both of Gastonia, N.C.; nieces, Rita T. Youngblood of Las Vegas, NV, Gail Davis of Philadelphia, PA and Gloria Patterson of Winston-Salem, N.C.; nephews, Harrison Tate and Dennis Tate of Cherryville, N.C., Jeronal Davis of North Dakota and Morris Tate of Gastonia, N.C.; a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral Arrangement

Costner Funeral Home Chapel

Thursday, September 21, 2017 @ 2:00 P.M.

The family will receive friends for thirty minutes prior to service
(1:30 P.M. until 2:00 p.m.)

Armstrong Cemetery
Gastonia, N.C.

Costner Funeral Home




  • Created by: Bob Nuchols
  • Added: 27 Oct 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 184668565
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Hurley Eugene Patterson (13 Nov 1946–16 Sep 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 184668565, citing Armstrong Cemetery, Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Bob Nuchols (contributor 46830425) .