In Memoriam
Melinda Patterson

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Holland Funeral Directors


Melinda Patterson

February 13, 1971 - July 29, 2013

Furrs-Melinda Ann Baughman Patterson, 42, died Monday, July 29, 2013 as the result of an anuerism while attending Church services on Sunday. Born in Tupelo on Feb. 13, 1971 to Jerry B. and Linda Susan Kelly Baughman, she graduated from North Pontotoc High School and attended Itawamba Community College. Melinda was the owner/operator of Chesterville Grocery. She enjoyed life and living, was completely devoted to her family whom she loved, adored and doted over the “babies” and was a delight to her many customers and friends. She had a contagious laugh and jovial personality, enjoyed traveling anytime and anywhere and was a hard worker whose constant goal was providing for her family. She enjoyed playing the piano and loving and serving God, her family, neighbors and all humanity. She was an active member of the Nettleton United Pentecostal Church.

Survivors include her husband: Timmy Patterson; her children: Brianna Wigginton and Gabriel Patterson; Her parents: Jerry and Susan Baughman; Her brothers: Brian Baughman and Jerel Baughman (Brandi), all of the Furrs Community in Pontotoc Co. 3 nephews: Jackson Baughman, Tanner Ellis, and Coldin Baughman; two nieces: Laken Baughman and Madison Baughman; several aunts, uncles and cousins. She was preceded in death by her grandparents: Dorsey Eugene and Jewel Kelly and Buddy and Josephine Baughman.