George W. Patterson, retired farmer of the Buttonwillow area, succumbed this morning in a local hospital. Mr. Patterson was born June 17, 1879, in Johnson County, Ark., and had been a resident of Buttonwillow for the past 15 years. Survivors include his widow, Paralee, Buttonwillow; two sons, Morgan J., Derby Acres; Roscoe E., Clarksville, Ark.; six daughters, Veroman Yates, Tucpman; Rena Cates, Buttonwillow; Zelma Anglim, Corcoran; Roxie Earp, Buttonwillow; Bethena Bertch, Visalia; Georgia Bankston, Morro Bay, one brother, Lee Patterson, Clarksville, Ark; 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.