“Mrs. Eva Patterson of Andrews, [Cherokee Co. NC] North Carolina, and a native of Monroe County, died on Tuesday, Feb. 22, following a long illness. She was the widow of Jess Patterson and the daughter of the late George and Sarah Tallent Carroll.
Mrs. Patterson was a member of the Cane Creek Baptist Church at Belltown.
She was buried at the Valleytown Cemetery in Andrews last Thursday.
Mrs. Patterson had six daughters surviving her: Mrs. Lillian Higgs and Miss Jackie Patterson of Andrews; Mrs. Zella Mae Morgan of Charlotte, North Carolina; Mrs. Inez Hampton of Culberson, North Carolina and Mrs. Lorene Womack and Mrs. Marie Barrett of Savannah, Georgia. Two surviving sons are: Blaine Patterson of Andrews and J.R. Patterson of Savannah, Georgia. She had 15 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.”