Dottie Patterson Barnes died Friday, December 21, 2018. She was 80.
A native of Nash County, Dottie was the daughter of the late Willard Patterson and Clarkie Bissette Patterson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Thomas “Gene” Barnes.
A retired homemaker, Dottie was a longtime member of New Testament Christian Church, an avid Bridge player and longtime gardener. She also loved the beach and was an outstanding cook.
Dottie is survived by a son; Brad G. Barnes and his wife Yvonne, a daughter; Kelly B. Shriner and her husband Steve of Atlanta, Georgia, sisters; Faye Best of Pinetops, Patsy George of Smithfield, Cathy Hill of Morehead City, and Diane Patterson of Nashville, NC, grandchildren; Brandon Harrison, Jarrett Barnes, Patterson Shriner, and Owen Shriner.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of Wrenn Clarke & Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service with Minister Daniel West officiating. Burial will follow at Crestview Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 10:00 A.M. until service time.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation or the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.