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Michael L. Patillo, 59, passed away 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 Wednesday, August 21, 2019 beginning at 9:00 am until 1:00 pm. A funeral service will follow at 1:00 pm in the funeral home chapel.  Interment: Highland Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423-622-9995.

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  • Tuesday, August 13, 2019
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ John P. Franklin Funeral Home
  • Monday, August 19, 2019
    Dear Mrs. Windy Patillo & Micah & Serra & Maurice: I was saddened to hear about the passing of your precious husband and loving father, Mr. Michael Patillo. Psalm 37:9-11 & John 5:28-29 gives hope of being reunited with our loved ones on a paradise earth. For more comfort please see With Sympathy, J Jones
    ~ J Jones   Atlanta, GA