ADA - Faye Patton, 75, died Monday, March 11, 2013, at 8:10 a.m., at Richland Manor Nursing Home, Bluffton. She was born April 16, 1936, in Hardin County, to the late Edward and Susan (Allen) Poe. She married Malcum Patton in 1957.
Faye retired from Ohio Northern University - Sodexho Food Service where she worked in the catering department for 17 years. She was a 1954 graduate of McGuffey High School.
Mama Faye was a loving mother and grandmother and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survivors include one daughter, Robbie Patton, of Ada; one son, Malcum James "Jamie" (Michelle) Patton, of Richwood; one granddaughter, Hailey Lynn Patton; two brothers, John (Joe Ann) Poe, of Lima, and Carl (Charlotte) Poe, of Ada; six sisters, Dorothy (Bud) Garver, of Ada, Opal Holbrook, Ruby Nichols, Nancy (Harold) Yoakam, all of Alger, Mary Ann Daniels, of Roundhead, and Marsha (Randy) Phillips, of Kenton; one sister-in-law, Frances Poe, of Kenton; and one brother-in-law, Howard Biedermand, of Marion.
She was preceded in death by four brothers, Merlin Poe, Bobby Poe, Curtis Poe, and Felix Poe; and three sisters, Esther Poe, Lucille Salsbury, and Shirley Biederman.
Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m., Friday, March 15, 2013, at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, with Minister Steve Holbrook. Burial will follow in Preston Cemetery, Alger. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., on Thursday, March 14, and until time of service on Friday, at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.
Condolences may be expressed at www.hansonneely.com.