GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for Kathleen Tyson Patterson, 79, of Goldthwaite will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 7, at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Chapel, with Keith Yeager officiating. Burial will follow in Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m. today, at the funeral home.

She died Friday, Sept. 4, 2009, at Baptist Hospital NE in Kentucky.

She was born April 29, 1930, in Wilton, Ark., to Roy Tyson and Frankie (Thomas) Tyson. She was married to Bill Patterson. She was retired from American General Finance.

Survivors include her son, Jack R. Medford and his Fiancé, Karen of LaGrange, Ky.; friend/companion, Linda Dale; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister, June Seward of Goldthwaite; two brothers, JC Tyson of Amarillo and Dan and Daugherty Tyson of Mullin; former daughter-in-law, Barbara Medford; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Patterson; sister, Nona Tyson Grba and Eunice Tyson; brothers, Charlie Tyson, RE Tyson, and Roy Tyson Jr.; and her former husband, Kelly Medford.