Charles Lafayette Patterson, 64, passed away May 15, 2020 at Freeman Hospital, Joplin, Missouri after a short illness. Charles was born in Miami, Oklahoma to parents, Horace and Vernice Patterson, also deceased. He was a member of the 1975 Miami High School graduating class. He lived most of his life in Miami plus a few years on Grand Lake.
Charles is survived by three sisters:  Kathy Jackson and husband Don of Grove, Donna Mills of Miami, Debbi King and husband Ralph of Edmond, six nieces and nephews, 12 great nieces and nephews and one great-great nephew.
Arrangements are pending.  In lieu of flowers please make donations to the American Heart Association or the AAFA/Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America’s.