(July 6, 1938 – May 1, 1996) was an
Patten made her first film appearance in Joel Chandler Harris
's Song of the South
with Bobby Driscoll
, and they both appeared in
Song of the South'
s sister film So Dear to My Heart
. She appeared
again with Bobby Driscoll
segment of Disney's
, and she played the
role of Priscilla Lapham in Disney's 1957 production of
1960 she played the role of Libby Halstead in Vincente Minnelli
's melodrama Home from the Hill
. She also
appeared in Fun and Fancy
She retired from the film industry in the 1960s.
died from respiratory failure in
her home at Long Beach, California at the age of 57.
She is interred in Forest Lawn - Long Beach Cemetery.