Edna Whitesell Patterson, of Woodstock and formerly of Maurertown, passed away Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at Whispering Pines Assisted Living in Luray. A private graveside service will be held at Massanutten Cemetery in Woodstock. Reverend Lisa Webb will officiate.
Mrs. Patterson was born March 12, 1919 in Rockbridge County, daughter of the late Charlie and Mary Sensabaugh Whitesell of Moffatte Creek, VA. She was a member of Emmanuel Presbyterian Church in Middlebrook, VA. She was preceded in death by her husband, Guy Patterson of 66 years who died on March 29, 2004; son, Frank Patterson; daughter Anna Patterson Hensley; brother Albert Whitesell; sisters Christina Crum and Mary Catherine Reynolds and granddaughter Sue Ann Hensley.
She is survived by grandson, Gregory Hensley of Ft. Lauderdale; son-in-law, Charles Hensley of Woodstock and nieces and nephews.