Sharmin Patterson, 32

Sharmin M. Patterson, 32, of Memphis, died Monday, April 29, 2013, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis.
She was born April 23, 1981, in Amory. She was a stage hand and worked numerous music sets with many talented artists. She was very artistic and enjoyed drawing and painting. She loved animals, especially Lucy, her Chihuahua. She was a member of the First Pentecostal Church in Verona.
Services were at noon Thursday, May 2, at First Pentecostal Church in Verona with the Rev. John McAlister and the Rev. Scott Kitchens officiating. Burial was in Andrews Chapel Cemetery. W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors was in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include two children, Brianna Barnes of Booneville and Gabriel Patterson of Tupelo; one brother, Bill Brand of Wren; two sisters, Sherri Busby (Corey) of Saltillo and Amanda Thrasher (Jacob) of Blue Springs; her mother and stepfather, Patricia and Mike Foradori of Booneville; her father and stepmother, Bill Brand Jr. and Sandra of Wren; and her grandparents, Earvin Terry of Nettleton and Peggy Floyd (Ray) of Blue Springs, and Louis and Ruby Brand of Aberdeen.
She was preceded in death by her son, Timmy “Jacob” Patterson.
Pallbearers were Jacob and Bryson Thrasher, Danny and Guy Terry, Freddie Keith and B.J. Lindsey.
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