Published 12:00 am Friday, October 31, 2008
Mrs. Kajiko “Koko” Patton, 63, of Andalusia, died Mon., Oct. 27, 2008, in a Pensacola hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., today, Fri., Oct. 31, at Good News Baptist Church Chapel with Brother Shannon Driver officiating. Special speakers will be Wesley Jeffcoat, Rich Patton and Ricky Oswald. Special music will be provided by Mr. John Stewart and there will be congregational singing. Interment will follow in the Good News Baptist Church Cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home directing.
Family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the church.
Survivors include her beloved husband, Jimmie C. Patton; son and daughter-in-law, Richard (Jamie) Patton of Andalusia; brothers, Tadao Muroya and Hideo Muroya, both of Japan; and grandchild, Seth Patton of Andalusia.
Pallbearers will include James Mo, Jack Ammons, Gary Buck, John Boggan, Dr. Bob Burkhardt, and Gary Maddox. Honorary pallbearers will be Shane Nease and Charles Simpson.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorial contributions be made to the family to help defer funeral cost. Donations may be sent to Mr. Jimmie C. Patton, 22641 Simpson Lane, Andalusia, AL, 36421.