LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. —
Billy Joe Patton, 56, Barbourville, Ky., formerly of Laurel County, Ky., passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at the Knox County Hospital.
He is survived by his wife, Beatrice Patton, Barbourville; a brother, Leo Patton Jr., of London; and two stepchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 12 noon Saturday, March 23 in the chapel of Bowling Funeral Home with Owen Smith officiating.
Burial will follow in the Hammons Cemetery at Girdler, Ky.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home after 6 p.m. today, Friday.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Bowling Funeral Home to help with the funeral expenses.