Clara Sue Patterson
Published: Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Clara Sue Patterson, age 60, of Dandridge, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013, at the University of Tennessee Hospital.

She was an active member of Hills Union United Methodist Church.

She was preceded by her father Homer Stewart and brother Larry Jack Stewart.

She is survived by her husband Virgil Patterson of Dandridge, mother Betty M. Russell of Newport, son Teddy Burnett Patterson of Dandridge, daughter Tiffany Dawn Patterson Vineyard and husband Wayne of Blaine, TN; brother Hubert Joe Stewart of Danville, Alabama; sister Mary Ann Stewart of Newport; grandchildren Tyler and Kailey Vineyard of Blaine, TN; special friends JoAnne Ramsey of Dandridge; Patsy McGaha of Dandridge; Libby Gosnell of Dandridge; and Jill Stewart of Huntsville, AL; several nieces and nephews and other family and friends, plus her Hills Union United Methodist Church family.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Manes Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Hills Union United Methodist Church with Pastor Mike Ladd, Dr. Alfred Newman, and Pastor Mark Barber officiating. The body will lie in state from 1:00-2:00 p.m. prior to the services. Burial will follow in Hills Union Cemetery.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge


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