Ellis Patton, age 94 of Grayson, passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2011. Funeral Services will be held 11 AM Friday, October 14, 2011 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Minister Lester Waters & Minister Don Hardison will officiate. Burial at Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. Mr. Patton was a life long farmer, avid tractor enthusiast & gardener. He loved being outdoors and camping & fishing with his family. He was a member of Corinth Christian Church. He was preceded in death by brother & sister-in-law, Johnny & Ruby Lee Patton, sister, Lillian Wallis, brother-in-law, Gus Hamrick, & son-in-law, Tommy Forrester. Mr. Patton is survived by: Wife: Lorraine Patton; Children: Marie & Donald Myers; Jimmy & Sherry Patton; Sister: Robbie Hamrick; Brother-in-law: J.P. Wallis; Sister-in-law: Inas Holcomb; Grandchildren: Alan Forrester, Paula & John Vernon, Lee Patton, Rob Patton; Great Grandchildren: Steely Forrester, Shawn Vernon, Sophia Vernon, Samuel Vernon; & many nieces & nephews. The family will receive friends from 4 PM to 7 PM, Thursday, October 13, 2011 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Rd. SW, Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046. 770 962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com