Janet Patrice Smith Patton
Janet Patrice Smith Patton, 58, died Saturday, August 22, 2009, at Gateway Medical Center in Clarksville, Tenn.
Born December 24, 1950, in Monticello, she was a daughter of the late Don and Oma Smith.
She earned a bachelor of arts degree in art and a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. She was employed by Federal Express Corporation as a solutions analyst. She had been a member of the choir at First United Methodist Church in West Point, Miss.
Survivors include her husband of 23 years, Brian Patton; two daughters, Mary Alice Patton and Lucie Patton, both of Clarksville; and two sisters, Sue Carol Smith of Ft. Worth, Texas, and Donna Stewart of Little Rock.
A memorial service will be held in Fayetteville at a date yet to be determined.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.