In memory of
Florence Allen Patterson
In memory of
Florence Allen Patterson
Florence Allen Patterson, age 101, was born on June 30, 1919, in New Orleans, LA departed this life on Sunday, October 11, 2020. She was a graduate of McDonogh #35 Senior High School and a Life long member of St. John Institutional M.B.C., Senior Women's Mission #2, St. John Sunday School, St. John B.T.U and St. John Benevolent Association. She was the wife of the late James Patterson, Sr. Daughter of the late Mary Sterling Allen and Thomas Allen, Jr. Step-Daughter of the late Callie Eli Allen. Mother of Audrey P. Tuckerson (Winston), James Patterson, Jr. (Margie), Gloria Foster (Wayne), Richard L. Patterson (Debra), and Reginald E. Patterson (Karen). Sister of the late Elnora McKee, General, Arnold, Thomas, III., and Edward. Sister in law of Susie Lacey, Hester Hilton, Edna Patterson, Emanuel Patterson, and Elijah Lacey. Also survived by 15 grandchildren, Vanessa Reed, Veronica Alexander, Vashawn Tuckerson, Theresa Estrella, Robert Patterson, Lisa Wade, Natasha Gaten, Nathaniel Gaten, Reginald Gaten, Michele Frost, Ronique Davis, LaRoderick Allen, Reginald Patterson, Jr. Kevron Powell, 20 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family, friends and church members. Preceded in death by 3 grandchildren, Shantilla Donaldson, Wayne Foster, Jr., and Richard Patterson, Jr. Due to city and government regulations, only a limited number of relatives, friends and members of St. John Institutional M.B.C. and St. John 4th Baptist Church are invited to attend the Visitation on Saturday, October 17, 2020, at St. John Institutional Missionary Baptist Church, 2538 Jackson Avenue from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Followed by Funeral Services at 10:00 a.m. Rev. Louis S. Jones, Pastor Officiating. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery. Due to COVID-19 all those in attendance are required to wear a face mask and to practice social distancing. You may sign the guest book on www.gertrudegeddeswillis.com. GERTRUDE GEDDES WILLIS FUNERAL HOME INC., IN CHARGE (504) 522-2525.
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New Orleans, LA 70113
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In memory of
Florence Allen Patterson
Florence Allen Patterson, age 101, was born on June 30, 1919, in New Orleans, LA departed this life on Sunday, October 11, 2020. She was a graduate of McDonogh #35 Senior High School and a Life long member of St. John Institutional M.B.C., Senior Women's Mission #2, St. John Sunday School, St. John B.T.U and St. John Benevolent Association. She was the wife of the late James Patterson, Sr. Daughter of the late Mary Sterling Allen and Thomas Allen, Jr. Step-Daughter of the late Callie Eli Allen. Mother of Audrey P. Tuckerson (Winston), James Patterson, Jr. (Margie), Gloria Foster (Wayne), Richard L. Patterson (Debra), and Reginald E. Patterson (Karen). Sister of the late Elnora McKee, General, Arnold, Thomas, III., and Edward. Sister in law of Susie Lacey, Hester Hilton, Edna Patterson, Emanuel Patterson, and Elijah Lacey. Also survived by 15 grandchildren, Vanessa Reed, Veronica Alexander, Vashawn Tuckerson, Theresa Estrella, Robert Patterson, Lisa Wade, Natasha Gaten, Nathaniel Gaten, Reginald Gaten, Michele Frost, Ronique Davis, LaRoderick Allen, Reginald Patterson, Jr. Kevron Powell, 20 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family, friends and church members. Preceded in death by 3 grandchildren, Shantilla Donaldson, Wayne Foster, Jr., and Richard Patterson, Jr. Due to city and government regulations, only a limited number of relatives, friends and members of St. John Institutional M.B.C. and St. John 4th Baptist Church are invited to attend the Visitation on Saturday, October 17, 2020, at St. John Institutional Missionary Baptist Church, 2538 Jackson Avenue from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Followed by Funeral Services at 10:00 a.m. Rev. Louis S. Jones, Pastor Officiating. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery. Due to COVID-19 all those in attendance are required to wear a face mask and to practice social distancing. You may sign the guest book on www.gertrudegeddeswillis.com. GERTRUDE GEDDES WILLIS FUNERAL HOME INC., IN CHARGE (504) 522-2525.
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Services Provided By
Gertrude Geddes Willis Funeral Home, Inc.
2120 Jackson Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70113
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