Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Anna Mae Patton


10/05/1942 - 05/03/2019


Anna Mae Patton, age 76, of Hayesville, NC passed away Friday, May 3, 2019 at the Murphy Rehab and Nursing Home.

She was a native of Towns County, GA but lived her entire life in Clay County. She was the daughter of the late Garten and Flo Gribble Chastain Allen. Anna was a homemaker. She loved gardening, quilting and visiting with others. Anna was a member of the Sweetwater Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Ralph Patton; one infant son, Benjamin Patton; two brothers, Jack Allen and Isaac Allen.

She is survived by one son, David Patton and wife Terry of Hayesville, NC; two daughters, Patricia Wells and Judy Gentle and husband Scott of Hayesville, NC; one sister, Susie Owens; grandchildren, McKensie Gentle and wife Amanda, Ryan Gentle, Megan Gentle, Spence Gentle and Levi Gentle; great-grandchildren, Kalab, Cristina, Amelia, Toby, Henry, and Andy Gentle; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2 pm, Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel of Hayesville. Rev. Kyle Cody and Rev. Wayne Matheson will officiate. Music will be provided by the Cody family and Betty Patton. Burial will be in the Hayesville First United Methodist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Larry Bryson, Vane Gunter, R.L. Gunter and grandsons. Caleb Gentle will be an Honorary Pallbearer.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm, Monday, May 6, 2019 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel of Hayesville.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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