In Loving

Barry Sheldon Patterson

April 6, 1958 – January 11, 2024

Barry Sheldon Patterson, age 65, of Richmond, VA., passed peacefully at home Thursday,  January 11, 2024, surrounded by his family.

Barry was preceded in death by his mother, Celia Lowe Patterson, and father James Earl Patterson; sisters Emma Gene Arnold (Levi), June Walker (Milton), Sue Miller (Jim), and brother Henry Ford Keene (Dottie); one sister Shirley McCracken (Jim); brothers Randle Patterson (Debra), James Larry Patterson, Allen Keene (Trish); and a host of beloved nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Barry worked for years as a furniture mover at Bekin’s. He enjoyed being outside doing yard work, and helping his Mom with cooking.  He never met a stranger, always having a kind word or compliment for them. Growing up Barry enjoyed spending summers in Tennessee with his siblings. The family wishes to sincerely thank and acknowledge Barry’s longtime friend and aide Marsha Blye for such special kindness and dedication to him and the family through the years.

Join the family from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 20 for a  Celebration of Life at Sandston Moose Lodge 4505 Oakleys Lane Richmond, VA. 23231

The interment will be private.