March 2, 1936 - October 29, 2019

Graveside services for Marguerite Alice Britton Patterson are scheduled for 1PM Saturday, November 2, 2019 at Bryan City Cemetery, 1111 North Texas Ave., Bryan. The family will receive friends from 4-7 PM on Friday, November 1, 2019 at Hillier Funeral Home of Bryan.

Mrs. Patterson was born to Ruby and Alfred Britton on March 2, 1936 in Bryan, Texas. She was a long time resident of Calvert, Texas, where she owned and operated the Three Oaks Café.

After closing Three Oaks, she obtained her nursing degree and spent the rest of her working days taking care of others. She worked in nursing homes in College Station, Calvert, Hearne, and Bremond. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Calvert.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Melton Ray Patterson; her mother, Ruby Irene Robinson Britton; her father, James Alfred Britton; her sister, Martha Jayne Britton Camp; her brother, Thomas Elbert (Buddy) Britton; and her brother, Charles Ray Britton.

Survivors include one son, Alfred Ray Patterson, USMC, Ret. of College Station; one daughter, Alice Faye Patterson of Dallas; one granddaughter, Patricia Faye Patterson Martinez and husband Chris of Arlington; two great grandchildren, Hailey Faith Martinez and Christian Martinez; one sister, Laurie Britton Lind and husband Chuck of Navasota.

Memorials may be sent to the charity of your choice. Please visit Marguerite's tribute page at to share memories and stories.

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