Paul Wayne Patterson, 74, of Princeton, died Saturday, August 22, 2020, at Mercy Health — Lourdes Hospital in Paducah. Mr. Patterson was a member of the Ham Radio Club of Caldwell County and a former Commander of the American Legion Post 116. He was a member of the V.F.W. Princeton Local Chapter and the N.R.A. He also enjoyed fishing.

Mr. Patterson is survived by his wife, Yvonne Patterson of Princeton; two sons, Bradley Patterson and Bruce Alexander both of Princeton; one brother, Kenneth (Ardeana) Patterson of Winchester, Tennessee; and one sister-in-law, Nadine Patterson of Princeton.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Lilly Francis Patterson; and two brothers, Don Patterson and Allen Patterson.

Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, August 27, 2020, at Goodman Funeral Home in Princeton with Chris Royalty officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday, August 26, 2020, from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Goodman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.