L. Joye Patterson, 81, passed from this world Sat. Nov. 10, 2018. Joye is survived by her loving and beloved husband, David Leete Patterson (Hendersonville, NC). Also surviving are sister, Wanda Cole (Brookland, Tx), daughters Arenda Manning (Asheville, NC) and Penny Robbins (Lake Cormorant, Ms) and sons, Hal Hopper (Walker, La), Van Hopper (Walker, La) and John Hopper (Hendersonville, NC). Joye was blessed with six grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. The family extends special thanks to our friend, Tammy Hoxit, for her devotion and support. The family will mourn her death and celebrate her life in private. “Blessed are those who mourn for they will be comforted” – Matthew 5:4 A Simple Cremation in Candler is caring for the family.