Rose Patton

Rose Patton - Submitted photo

Rose Patton, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, 85, of Hot Springs, Ark., passed away on March 14, 2023, surrounded by her loved ones, following a short illness.

Rose was born in Fayetteville, Ark. She has one sister, Joy Herrell, she was very close with. In her younger days, she worked at a movie theater. She met her forever love, Jerry Patton in 1954. They had a blessed marriage for 67 1/2 years. During their marriage, they had three children, Tommy Patton, Mike Patton, and Jeff Patton. She was a homemaker throughout her life, as well as helping her husband run their business, Patton's Tree Service, for 32 years.

She had three grandchildren she loved dearly, Jennifer Patton, Michael Patton and Cortney Patton. From them, she had four great-grandchildren, Emalee, Jase, McKenzy and Elijah.

Rose was a dedicated woman to her family. Always giving and never expecting anything in return. She took care of everyone in a selfless manner. Also, she was an amazing cook.

She was predeceased by her mother and father Mary Porter and Melvin Porter; and her son, Mike Patton.

The family will celebrate her life in a private ceremony.

Arrangements are by Hot Springs Funeral Home.

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