Marigene Kilgore Patterson 78, was born March 11, 1936 to the late Ollie Edward and Hattie Lucille Kilgore.
She was a former employee of the Laurens School District 55 for many years until her health declined.
She was a faithful member of White Plains Baptist Church in Mountville, SC where she served and attended even during her illness. She was known to many as the mother and backbone of the church.
Marigene Patterson left many memories to that of her church and to those who really knew and cared for her including her family. Although she was considered the backbone of the church she truly was the backbone of her family and kept everyone in line even to those who were not her family.
Left to cherish fond memories are; three sons Marion Wilson Patterson, Starling Manley Patterson, and Ollie Benard Patterson all of Laurens, SC, three daughters Sonia Patterson, Priscilla Patterson, and Vivian Patterson all of Laurens, SC, one brother William Arthur Kilgore Sr. of Laurens, SC, three sisters Jessie Campbell of McDonna, Georgia, Ophelia Thomas of Washington, D.C. and Ollie Alexander of Jacksonville, Florida, 22 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
The services for Ms. Marigene Patterson will be held Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at White Plains Baptist Church in Mountville, SC at 2:00P.M.
Burial will take place at White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery.
Dr. Johnny L. Johnson, Pastor of White Plains Baptist Church will be the officiating minister.
A public viewing will be held for Ms. Patterson on Monday, May 12, 2014 at Goins Funeral Home chapel from 9:30AM till 8:30PM.
Goins Funeral Home, Incorporated is in charge of these arrangments.