Evelyn Patterson Blalock, 83, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2013. She was born, December 28, 1929, in Long Branch, New Jersey. She was raised by loving parents, Harry Patterson, and Ruth MacDonald Patterson. Evelyn is preceded in death by her loving husband, Charles, and son, Michael. She is survived by her son, Charles Blalock, Jr.; daughter-in-law, Kimberly Blalock; grandson, Matthew Brookshire; brother, Harry Patterson (Frances) of New Jersey; and nephew, Robert Speck of New Jersey. Evelyn loved her family, friends, and good neighbors. The family will have a visitation to greet friends, Saturday, June 8, 2013 from 10:00am until 11:00am, at Hardage-Giddens Main Street Funeral Home, 4315 Main Street, Jacksonville, FL 32206, followed by Funeral Service in the Chapel of Hardage-Giddens Main Street Funeral Home at 11:00am. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, gate 6. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Jacksonville Humane Society.