Roscoe Patton (Rev. Pat) Ayers, age 77, of Jacksboro formerly of the Stinking Creek Community passed away Saturday, March 14, 2020. He was a Member of the Holiness Church and Minister of the gospel for over 40 years. He is a retired heavy equipment operator. He loved attending church, talking about the Bible, old vehicles and visiting with friends. Preceded in death by parents, Charlie Alonzo and Della Mae Baird Ayers; brothers, George and Quinton Ayers; and sister, Lorene Ayers Walden.


Wife of 55 years: Laura Sue Blankenship Ayers

Son: Michael Wayne Ayers

Daughter: Shelia Mae Ayers Johnson and husband Monroe

Special little friends: Mason and Claire Seiber

Several nieces, nephews and many many friends

Funeral services 1 PM Wednesday Ivy Dell Holiness Church

Rev. David Asher, Rev. Hansford Bolton and Rev. Larry Hensley officiating

Interment to follow in Powell Valley Cemetery

Family will receive friends 5 PM to 8 PM Tuesday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Condolences may be given online at

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

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