Mary Ruth Patton
Mary Ruth Patton
  • July 9, 1927 - July 8, 2017
  • Little Rock, Arkansas

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Mary Ruth Patton, 89 of Little Rock, passed away July 8, 2017. She was born to John and Sigrid Yarberry on July 9, 1927 in Grant City, Arkansas.

Mary was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church. She was very active in her faith and loved going to church. She loved spending time with family and friends. She enjoyed gardening, fishing, and traveling.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Tim Patton; three brothers; two sisters; and her parents.

She is survived by her children, Gale (Tommy) Earnhart, and Joyce Miller; her sister, Linda Holleman; her brother, Charles Yarberry; four grandchildren, Amy Miller, Dustin Miller, Tim Staley, and Michael Earnhart; one great-grandchild, Katherine McConnell; special nephew, Richard Yarberry; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 12:30pm. Funeral service will begin at 1:30pm. Burial will follow at Keo Cemetery.

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