WINDER – “Nina” Ruth Patton, 49, died Wednesday, January 5, 2011.
Born in Barrow County, she was the daughter of the late Gene Thomas and Freida Wright Brock. She worked for the State of Georgia for 24 years.
Survivors include her husband, Larry Joe Patton, Winder; a son, Freddie Fowler, Winder; stepson, Nathan Patton, Dawsonville; daughter, Amanda Scarbrough, Winder; stepdaughter, Amanda Patton, Gainesville; seven grandchildren; brothers, Jackie, Junior, Don and Edward Brock, all of Winder; and a sister, Chris Sprayberry, Winder.
Funeral services will be held Friday, January 7, at 11 a.m., from Smith Memory Chapel with the Rev. Ned Davis officiating. Burial will be in Barrow Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, January 6, from 6 to 9 p.m.
Smith Funeral Home, Winder, is in charge of arrangements.