William Stacy Patterson
1932 — 2021
William Stacy Patterson passed away peacefully on February 25, 2021 at the age of 88. He leaves behind his wife of 60 years, Margaret, sons Graydon (Marianne) and William H.M. Patterson (Jane), and five grandchildren, Griffin Bakhaus Patterson, Maddox May Patterson, Elizabeth Graydon Patterson, Katherine May Patterson, and William Stacy Patterson II. Bill was born to Ina May and Graydon Patterson in Salisbury, NC on September 19, 1932. He attended local schools until 1946, after which he graduated from Fishburne Military School and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Bill served as Chapter President of Delta Kappa Epsilon, and as a member of the Honor Council and other...