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Alice Shofner Patton

Bethel Heights, AR, 1927 - 2021

Alice Shofner Patton, 94, of Bethel Heights, Ark., passed away at her home on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Alice was born on June 6, 1927, in Fayetteville, Ark. She was the daughter of Elmer Shofner and Ester Counts Shofner. She was the widow of the late C.E. Patton, whom she married on June 11, 1947, and preceded her in death on June 9, 2020. Alice graduate from the U of A with her Bachelor's Degree in Home Economics. She was a home maker who enjoyed cooking, oil painting, and was a seamstress who had taught others sewing for many years. Alice was a member of the Church of Christ.
Alice is survived by three sons, James Patton and wife Margaret of Russellville, Missouri, Steve Patton and wife Lynn of Fayetteville, Arkansas, and Ken Patton and wife Katrina of Riverton, Wyoming, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Private Funeral Services will be held at the Fayetteville National Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Springdale. Please visit: to sign our online guestbook.

Published June 12, 2021

Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home
2230 North Thompson Street, P.O. Box 6294, Springdale, AR
Phone: 479-756-2010