RINGGOLD - Leonard R. Patrick, 92, passed away June 22, 2022 at his home.

A member of Morris Hill Baptist Church for 60 years, Mr. Patrick was devoted to the Lord, his family, and was looking forward to his heavenly home. He was born in Aaron, Kentucky and was a longtime resident of our area.

He retired from Vulcan Materials Co. after 42 years of service.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dean Patrick; brother, Junior; sisters, Mary, Martha, and Sally; and great-granddaughter, Jordan Rae Nelson.

Survivors are his daughter, Patsy (Vince) Bratcher, Chattanooga; son, Powell (Pam) Patrick, Marietta, GA; brother, Gleason (Barbara) Patrick, Illinois; special caregiver, Jennifer Freed; grandchildren, Greg (Denise) Nelson, Brad (Jessica) Patrick, JJ (Audrey) Patrick; great-grandchildren, Eli Nelson, Olivia, Aiden, Natalie, and Peyton Patrick; several nieces & nephews.

Graveside services will be held Friday, June 24th at 10 am at Lakewood Memory Gardens, East.

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There will be no visitation. In lieu of flowers, donations be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.

Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Rd.