Ruth Patton-Lykins

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Shelby OH 44875 5/26/2015 09:30:00

Shelby OH 44875 5/26/2015 11:00:00

Ruth Patton Lykins, age 94, resident of Willard, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at the Willows of Willard Care Center. She was born in Stella, Kentucky on November 19, 1920.
Ruth was a devoted daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend to many. She was an active member of the Church of God, and a successful business woman selling Avon. She directed children’s ministries, kids camps, taught Sunday School and lead the church in worship for many years.
Preceded in death by parents, George Adams and Mary Reed Adams, husband of 61 years Wilgus A. Patton; and Bill Lykins; eleven brothers and sisters; and one grandson, Christopher A. Patton.
She is survived by one brother, George Adams; three sons, Terence Patton, Gerald Patton, Gregory Patton; and one daughter, Loretta Patton Hopkins; 12 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She will be greatly missed by all!
Visitation will be held on Tuesday morning, May 26, 2015 from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM at the Shelby Church of God where the funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio. Online condolences can be made at


Denny Jeanne Goin - Nov 13, 2015

My Dear Cousins; Your Mother my Aunt was the most loving person around. We all loved and enjoyed having her in our lives. Thank you for sharing Your Loving Mother with us. May God Bless and Keep you all. My Love and Prayers be with you.

David Phillips - May 28, 2015

I just seen on Facebook where Sis Patton had gone to receive her reward she was a great lady I remember her all the way from pee wee camp Each of you have my deepest sympathy

Gene Dasher - May 24, 2015

Sorry to hear of the loss of Sis Ruth, our prayers are with you and all your family. God bless you
Gene & Edwina Dasher
Cleveland, TN