Michael L. Patillo, 59, passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019, in Chattanooga.
He is survived by his wife, Windy Patillo; daughter, Micah Patillo; stepdaughter, Serta Watkins; stepson, Maurice “Pap” Watkins; mother, Mrs. Willie Mae Holland; father, Willie “Jitte” Smith; stepmother, Thealmae Smith; mother- in-law, Constance Watkins; four aunts, Minnie Rhodes, Evia Holland, Ruby Nail, Marion Brown and a host of other family and friends.
Mr. Patillo will lie in state on Wednesday, Aug. 21, beginning at 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.
Interment will be in Highland Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995.