Ruth Joy Patterson Obituary

Friday, 17 March 2017 15:37

Ruth Joy Patterson Obituary Featured

Written by
Rate this item
(0 votes)



Ruth Joy Patterson of Wister, Oklahoma was born on August 8, 1951 in Pontiac, Michigan to Albert and Veirla (Devitte) Danks and passed away on March 15, 2017 in Spiro, Oklahoma at the age of 65 years.

Ruth is survived by one daughter; Sarah Humphrey of Wister, Oklahoma, two sons; Michael McMahand and wife Jami of Poteau, Oklahoma, Erick Crow and wife Amber of McAlester, Oklahoma, seven grandchildren, one sister; Lisa Logan and husband Tamarace of Fort Smith, Arkansas, and one brother; Tom Danks of Georgia.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters Diane Danks and Jenny Danks. She attended the Assembly of God Church in Shady Point, Oklahoma.

Family will have private memorial services at a later date.


Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Mallory Martin Funeral Home of Spiro.


Condolences can be made to the family on Ruth’s online guestbook at



Founded in 2012, our goal is to bring you the latest news with a focus on Poteau, LeFlore County and Southeast Oklahoma. So Much More than News - News as it Happens 24/7! FREE