Sergeant Matthew Scott Patton, 23, of Bristol


Sergeant Matthew Scott Patton, 23, of Acacia Road, passed away on May 13, 2013 at Womack Army Medical Center, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

Born in Providence, he was the son of John and Lynn (Steger) Patton.  He was the brother of Evan Patton, Joshua Patton and Caley Patton; grandson of Billy L. Patton and the late June (Orr) Patton and Paul and Bette Steger; nephew of Michael Patton, Karin Patton, Kevin Patton-Hock, Bruce Steger, Donna Jelley, Stacey Steger and Jody Johnson.

Matthew was a 2008 graduate of Mt. Hope High School and enlisted in the US Army in August of 2008.

His funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 25th from 4 to 6 p.m. at the George C. Lima Funeral Home 367 High Street.  Military Honors will be rendered at 6 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made to:  Wounded Warrior Project  PO Box 758517  Topeka KS  66675. or


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