While at home, with a house full of loved ones, Mrs. Regina Faye Patterson, age 56 of Rutherford, passed away from this life on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m.on Friday at the Karnes & Son Funeral Home – Rutherford Chapel with Bro. Tony Terrell officiating. Interment will follow in Mason Hall Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. She was born July 11, 1962 in Chicago, Ill., daughter of Dwayne and Rebecca (Johnson) Lawson. She was a Educational Assistant for special needs students, whom she loved and cared for more than 20 years at Sharon Elementary School. She loved the beach and lighthouses. She is survived by parents, Dwayne Lawson and Rebecca Baucom; two children, Melissa Milam (Jacob), and Robert Taylor (Lydia); siblings, Avery Lawson, Mark Baucom and Michael Baucom; and four grandchildren, Tanner Taylor, Katey Beth Taylor, Jaxton Milam and Julianne Milam.