Obituary for Carol Jean “Ruby” Patterson

Carol Jean “Ruby” Patterson, age 56 of Pulaski passed away Thursday in the Johnston Memorial Medical Center.

Born March 23, 1961 in Pulaski, she was the daughter of the late Ottaway Patterson and Athene Carter Patterson. Her sisters Stephanie Patterson and Tracy Patterson also preceded her in death.



Latashia Patterson-Pulaski

Dajanae Conner & Gabriel Conner- Pulaski

Brother– Ronald Patterson-Roanoke


Constance “Connie” Patterson-Pulaski

Lisa Patterson- Pulaski

Special niece– Raiven Patterson

Aunts-Nancy Jones, Hattie Conner and Ernestine Carter

Funeral services will be held Thursday, 2:00 p.m. February 15, 2018 at the First Baptist Church, Magazine Street Pulaski with Rev. Douglas Patterson officiating. Interment will follow in Pinehurst Cemetery, Pulaski.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 12:30 p.m. until service time at the church.

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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.