Tracy Lee Patterson, of Murfreesboro, born in Madisonville, passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2019. He was a member of LifePoint Church in Smyrna, vice president of Equipment Finders Inc., coached many youths in the Smyrna area, and was a friend to everyone he encountered.
He was 53 years old.
Preceded in death by: his parents, Amos Eugene and Kazuko Semoto Patterson.
Survivors include: his wife, Elaine Patterson;
Sons and daughter-in-law, Tyler and Laken Yates, of Smyrna, and Jackson Lee Patterson, of Murfreesboro;
Grandson, Andrew Yates;
Brothers and sisters-in-law, Gene and Phyllis Patterson, of Knoxville, and Doug and Kristy Patterson, of Lenoir City;
Sisters and brothers-in-law, Dr. Patty and Eric Weaver, of Maryville, and Maggie and Cotton Hunt, of Lenoir City;
Several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to express a special thank you to Sarah Cannon Cancer Center and Alive Hospice.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Biereley-Hale Funeral Home in Madisonville. The funeral will follow at 3 p.m., in Biereley-Hale Chapel.