William R. Patterson

Passed 06/08/2024


Obituary For William R. Patterson

Rev. William R. Patterson, “Bill”, 75, a resident of Tuskegee Institute, Al. passed Saturday June 8, 2024 in Tallassee, Al. Funeral services will be held Tuesday June 18, 2024 at 11 am from Union Chapel Church (Montgomery, Al.) with Rev. Claude Shuford officiating.

Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery (Tuskegee, Al.) with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.

Visitation will be Monday June 17, 2024 from 2pm – 6pm at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

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  • 06/18/2024

    Rev. Beverly Lewis, and the St. Paul A.M.E. Zion Church Family extends our condolences to the family. Earth has no sorrows that heaven cannot heal. Praying for the family of Rev. William Bill Patterson.

  • 06/18/2024

    Rev. Patterson's kind, gentle, quiet spirit and wealth of theological intellect will truly be missed in the AME Zion Church. May the Lord continue to comfort and keep his family and love ones and give you peace. Love, Rev. Cassaundra Fields and the Mt. Mariah AME Zion Church congregation.

  • 06/17/2024

    My Family and I are deeply saddened to hear of Bill's transition, but we also find comfort in his peace from all pain, discomfort, and uncertainty. May Bill's Sweet Family Continue to Hold On to GOD'S Unchanging Hands🙌🙏

  • 06/14/2024

    Rev. Patterson, affectionately known as Bill, will remain in our hearts as we hold on to the great memories. Your kindness, politeness, joking, love for people and smile will be a keepsake. Thanks for being a friend and schoolmate. Catherine Glaze Stakely

  • 06/13/2024

    You will truly be missed by your Preach Steward at Union Chapel AME Zion Church William Lockhart

  • 06/13/2024

    "Well done good and faithful servant." May you rest in peace and rise in glory. My condolences to the family. Rev. Fr. Liston A. Garfield

  • 06/12/2024

    Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal. Keeping the family and many friends in prayer. Rev. Patterson is going to be missed in the Central Alabama Conference. Pastor Lilly R. Stevens & Refuge Temple AME Zion Church Family

  • 06/11/2024

    Certainly sad to hear of beloved Bill's passing. He was always a gentleman and so caring all through school and afterwards. Catherine Bryant Jackson

  • 06/11/2024

    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.


  • 5 TREES

    Ahan Newman planted 5 trees in memory of William R. Patterson . - 06/17/2024

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