(LINEVILLE) The funeral for Mark Junior Patterson, 56, of Lineville was Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville with pastor Kevin Acre officiating. Burial was at Green's Chapel Church Cemetery in Heflin.

Mr. Patterson passed away on Saturday, April 3, at his home.

Mark was born in Ashland, one of five brothers. He spent most of his life in East Alabama and loved Alabama football. Mark was a family man and always worked hard to provide for them, spending the last several years at Madix.

He is survived by his wife, Nona Baker; mother, Elois Green Patterson; children, Mark Dewayne Patterson, David Junior Patterson (Jennifer Kendrick), Kenneth Dale Patterson, Donna Marie Patterson, Shelly Ann Wilbanks and April Nicole Lay; four brothers, Earl Bryant (Sheila), Tony Bryant (Debra), Jerry Patterson and Ronnie Patterson; many nieces, nephews, extended family and several close friends. He is preceded in death by his father, Junior Patterson, and uncle, Elbert Green.

Pallbearers were Everett Pauley, Jerry Lee "JJ" Patterson Jr., James Hickman, Michael Mobus, Allen Hill and Rodney Hill.

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Benefield Funeral Home, Lineville.

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