Memorial services will be held 2:00 pm, Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Meadowlawn cemetery with Dr. Dan McMillan officiating and Searcy Funeral Home directing.
Ellen was preceded in death by her parents, Newton and Linda Patterson and brother, Steve Patterson. She graduated from Enterprise High School in 1973. Ellen graduated from the University of AL and also from University of AL Birmingham having majored in Physical Therapy.
Survivors include brother, Dr. Thomas O. Patterson, Sr (Joan), Enterprise, AL; nephew, Thomas Patterson, Jr., Montgomery, AL.