September 3, 1947 ~ November 16, 2007
Linden Andy Patrick, 60, of Linden died on November 16, 2007. He will be laid to rest at Kilbourne Cemetery in Kilbourne, LA. Andy was born Sept. 3, 1947 in Oak Grove, LA and died in Linden. He joined the Baptist church in 1959 and remained a Baptist by faith. He graduated from Kilbourne High School in 1966 during which time he received numerous awards for his exceptional talent in baseball. He later tried out for the Houston Astros Baseball Team. He worked in the oilfield and served in the US Army during the Viet Nam War. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas A. Patrick, Sr. and Dorothy Grace Smith Patrick, and by two brothers, Roy Sellers Patrick and Dexter Patrick. He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Tammie and Charles Whetstone of Linden, two granddaughters, Meagan and Alyssa Whetstone of Linden, two sisters and brothers-in-law, Irene and Willie Beard and Catherine and Norman Engebrecht all of Monahans, TX, a sister-in-law, Norma Patrick Wells of Longview and several nieces and nephews.