Martha Doolittle Patterson
CLEARWATER, SC – Mrs. Martha Doolittle Patterson, of Elm Street, Clearwater, SC, entered into rest on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at her residence. She was preceded in death by a son, Leonard Laverne Hancock, a sister, L.E. Dotson and three brothers, Arthur Doolittle, Drew Doolittle and Edward Doolittle. Mrs. Patterson was born in Edgefield County, SC to the late Otis and Carrie Crawford Doolittle. She retired from Graniteville Companies Hickman Division with fifteen years of service and worked as a private duty nurse following her retirement. She was a member of Clearwater First Baptist Church, Clearwater, SC. Surviving are two children: Vivian P. Giles (Bill Moseley) and Guy “Danny” Brown (Brenda), both of Clearwater, SC; one sister, Polly Nichols, Belvedere, SC; brother, Curtis Doolittle, Senoia, GA; a daughter in law, Eddie Hancock, North Augusta, SC; nine grandchildren: Easley Giles (Janet), Lisa Hancock (Scottie), Chantele Giles, Damon Hancock (Julie), John Brown (Mindy), ), Leslie Bee (Matt), Steve Brown (Nina), April Weathers (Jonathan) and Dale Koontz, sixteen great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be on Tuesday at 1 p.m. in the Hatcher Funeral Home Chapel with Reverends John Bolin and Dexter Lambert officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Graniteville, SC. Pallbearers will be Matt Bee, Jonathan Weathers, Corey Hancock, Richard Doolittle, Tony Doolittle and Jack Reames. The family will receive on Monday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Hatcher Funeral Home and Cremation Service, U.S. Hwy. No. 1, Langley, SC.