Christopher Arthur Paterson

Published 6:30 am Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Christopher Arthur Paterson, 83, of Moyock, died November 19, 2019, at the Currituck House.

Born in Sydney, Australia on July 14, 1936, he was the son of the late Thelma Annesley and Thomas Carlyle Paterson.

A graduate of Sydney, Australia’s Cranbook School, Christopher served his country honorably in the Royal Australian Air Force.

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He is survived by children Scott David Paterson of Damascus, Va. and Allison Lee Clarke and husband Patrick of East Dundee, Ill. and granddaughter Lauren M. Paterson of Damascus, Va.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by siblings Judy Gordon and Dianne Paterson.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made the Alzheimer’s Association in care of Scott Paterson, 100 S. Railroad Avenue, Damascus, VA 24236 or online at

Twiford Funeral Home, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at