Mrs. Mary Lee Patterson, 88, widow of the late Jim Patterson, passed away Tuesday, May 25, 2021 following a brief illness. Born February 2, 1933 in Tabor City, NC, Mrs. Patterson was the daughter of the late Joseph Raudy Stalvey and the late Sudie Orilla Todd Stalvey. She was a Stanley Products dealer the owner and operator of Mary’s Ceramics for many years. She treasured time spent with her family, and her other hobbies included fishing and gardening. Mrs. Patterson was of the Holiness Faith. In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Patterson was predeceased by her siblings, William Stalvey, Henry Stalvey, and Eula V. Cox. Survivors include her children, Jeff Stanley and his wife Marvadean, Russell Stanley and his wife Karen, Michael Patterson and his wife Midori, and Bryan Stanley; her grandchildren, Tiffany Stanley, Michelle Russell, Nicole Payne, Tara Stanley, Breanna Stanley, Rusty Stanley, Sharon Hughey, Kristina Schrump, Kevin Patterson, and James Patterson; twelve great-grandchildren; her great-great grandson, Eli; and her siblings, D. L. Stalvey and Carolyn Faulk. Graveside services will be held at 4:00PM Saturday, May 29, 2021 at Grainger Cemetery in Red Bluff, officiated by Rev. Stuart Jacobs. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the graveside. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Conway Church of God, 3111 Cultra Road, Conway, SC 29526.
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