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Obituary: Michael Bernard (Mike) Patton, 62

Mr. Patton was a member of a respected South Adair County family, a construction worker, and attended Sparksville Church of the Nazaarene

Michael Bernard "Mike" Patton, 62, 9659 Burkesville Road (the Sparksville Community), passed away Tuesday, November 4, 2008, at his home after an illness.

The funeral service will be Friday, November 7, 2008, at 11:00amCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Lonny Karnes the officiating clergy.

He was born May 11, 1946, the son of the late Jack and Wanda Gowen Patton.

He is survived by the following:
  • One son: Tommy Patton, Columbia, KY

  • One daughter: Sherry Berger and her husband Phil, Louisville, KY

  • Two sisters: Thomasine Tarrance, Louisville, KY; Darlene Sulzer, Louisville, KY

  • Six grandchildren

  • Two great grandchildren

  • A special nephew: Dwayne Patton, Louisville, KY

  • A special friend: Valerie Arnold, Columbia, KY

  • Several nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends
He attended the Sparksville Church of the Nazarene and was a construction worker.

Visitation will be after 4:00pmCT, Thursday, November 6, 2008, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY.

The funeral service will be Friday, November 7, 2008, at 11:00amCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Lonny Karnes the officiating clergy.

Interment will be in Sparksville Baptist Church Cemetery.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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