Delores Patterson, 72, of Interlachen, Fla., passed away Monday, May 14, 2018 at Hospice of Chattanooga.
She was born in Hayesville to the late Elmer and Faye Hogsed Nichols. Delores was a private home health caregiver.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brothers, Johnny, Jackie, Danny and D.L. Nichols; and one sister, Diana Worley.
She is survived by one son, Rex Patterson and wife, Charlene Barnard; three daughters, Rita Holcomb and husband, Gary; Susan Beaver and husband, Jr.; and Darlene Byers and husband, Wade; 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Townson-Rose Funeral Home: www.townson-rose.com is in charge of all arrangements.