MULKEYTOWN — Terry Patchett, 78, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, at home.
Terry was born May 22, 1936, in Valier to Edmund and Lindy (Slaverio) Patchett. He was married to Mary Ennis (Snider) Patchett, and she preceded him in death May 6, 2011.
Terry was a coal miner at Zeigler 26 for 18 years.
Survivors include his children, Matt and Monaka Patchett of Mulkeytown, Mike and Mary Ann Patchett of Christopher and Beth Patchett and Micah Lewis of Eddyville; grandchildren, Andi Jo and Charlie Isom, David and Jin Patchett, Tiffanie and Dustin Young, Samantha and Levi Webb, Morgan Patchett and Gracie Fralick; great-grandchildren, Stephanie and Brandon Isom and Kase Michael Patchett; brother and sister-in-law, Marty and Saundry Patchett of Sesser; and special friends, Rudy and Jeanetta Roule.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.
Funeral services will be at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 2, in Gilbert Funeral Home in Christopher. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ronald McDonald House Charities or Barnes Children’s Hospital and will be accepted at the funeral home
For more information, visit gilbertfuneralhomes.com.