Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Raymond Patton

Born: 6/17/1917

Died: 9/27/2008

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Raymond Patton, 91, passed away on September 27, 2008, in Stigler. Raymond was born on June 17, 1917, in McCurtain to Prosper and Leona McDonner Patton.

He was a retired coal miner who enjoyed fishing and spending time with family.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Alva Patton; and three brothers, James Patton, Virgil Patton and Jim Bill Patton.

He is survived by one daughter, Patsy Kates of Stigler; one son, Ronnie Patton and wife Betty of Baker, Florida; three sisters, Helen Honeycutt, Dorothy Mayberry and Mona White, all of Stigler; two brothers, J.C. Patton of Van Buren, Arkansas, and Charles Patton of Keota; grandchildren, Terry Kates of Boston, Massachusetts, and Teri Irwin and husband Mike of Baker, Florida; great-grandchildren, Courtney, Sarah and Taylor; and his friend, Sassy.