Christopher J. Patterson


Mr. Christopher Jerome “Chris” Patterson, 58, husband of Donna Winchester Patterson, died Wednesday, August 17, 2022, as a result of an automobile accident near Kingstree.

     Chris was born August 31, 1963, in Kingstree, SC, a son of Judith Lynne Pepergias and the late Robert Allen “Bear” Patterson. He was a graduate of Kingstree Senior High School and Williamsburg Technical College. Chris, a US Army combat veteran, proudly served his country in Desert Storm. He was a longtime employee of Watford Industries. Chris enjoyed fishing and hunting and loved to cook for his family and friends. He was affectionately loved by  his grandchildren, and they always put a smile on his face.

     Surviving Mr. Patterson, in addition to his wife Donna of Kingstree and his mother Judith of Georgetown, are: his daughter, Marie (Mark) Disher and his son, David (Laura) Patterson, both of Kingstree; grandchildren, Mackenzie Bryan, Henry R. Bryan, and Christopher O’Neal Patterson; sisters, Julie M. Williams of Georgetown and Kelly Ann Patterson of Manning; brothers, Patrick A. Patterson of Murrells Inlet and Robert A. (Holly) Patterson of Manning; a very special mother-in-law Lola D. Winchester White of Kingstree; a niece/sister-in-law, Leslie Anne (Steve) Smith of Tennessee; and many beloved nieces and nephews. In addition to his father, Chris was preceded in death by his nephew Ron Q. Wise White, niece Jessica Lynne Williams, brother-in-law Jessie Edward “Ned” Williams, very special father-in-law Frederick “Jim” White, grandmothers, Isle Francis Barwick Hollaway and Mary Lee Blakeley Driggers, and great grandmother Alice Lida Lowder Barwick.

     Funeral services will be 1 PM, Saturday, August 27, 2022, at Williamsburg Funeral Home in Kingstree, with burial in Kingstree Memorial Gardens. Chris’s family will greet friends 7 to 9 PM Friday evening at the funeral home.

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