May 28, 1928—Sept. 8, 2015 Dawes O. Patton, 87, of Murfreesboro, TN, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. A native of Crossville, TN, and born May 28, 1928, he was the son of the late Martin and Lizzie Patton. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Bessie Hinds Patton. Mr. Patton is survived by his daughters, Tammy Bond and her husband, Johnny, and Penny Canada and her husband, Gary, all of Murfreesboro, TN; grandchildren, Justin Bond of Nashville, TN, and Brandy Canada of Johnson City, TN; and great-grandchild, Braelin Canada of Johnson City, TN. Visitation and a funeral service were held Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, at Woodfin Chapel, Smyrna. Blaine Goins officiated. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, at Green Acres Memory Gardens, Crossville, TN, with full military honors. Mr. Patton was retired from the U.S. Air Force after 28 years of service. An online guestbook for the family is available at .