Obituary for Mr. David W. Patterson

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Mr. David W. Patterson

March 5, 1950 - February 21, 2018

David W. Patterson, age 67 of Franklin, passed away Wednesday evening, February 21, 2018 at the Community Heart & Vascular Hospital in Indianapolis.

He was born March 5, 1950 in Averitt, Kentucky to his parents, the late Frank and Bertha Lee (Bowling) Patterson. David attended Indian Creek Schools and went on to marry Shirley K. (Kazee) Patterson on July 26, 1970 in Spearsville. She lovingly survives after 47 devoted years of marriage.

David is also survived by his children, Mike Patterson of Indianapolis, Tracy Patterson and JoAnna (Jeff) Bryant both of Franklin; siblings, Patsy (Mickey) Derringer of Nineveh, Shirley Chittum of Franklin, Ola Patterson of Nashville, James (Nancy) Patterson of Greenwood, and Evie Sue Adams and Linda Patterson both of Franklin; 7 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.

He was preceded in death by siblings, Bruce, Sherman and Donald Patterson.

David retired in 2010 as a Medicine Courier for Velox Express in Greenwood. Prior to that, he worked for Best Lock as an assembly worker in Fishers. David attended the Pilgrim Holiness Church in Franklin. He enjoyed the outdoors by working in his yard and tending to his flower and vegetable gardens. David also enjoyed fishing, traveling to Kentucky to visit family, watching CNN and caring for his dog, Fantasia. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

The Rev. Tim Forsee will conduct a funeral service at noon on Monday at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until service time on Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Nineveh Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Information: (812) 597-4670




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Visitation Information

Date: Monday, February 26, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Service Information

Date: Monday, February 26, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, February 26, 2018

Nineveh Cemetery


Nineveh, IN

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Born: March 5, 1950
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Arline Hazelgrove posted on 3/3/18

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Phyllis Scott posted on 2/24/18

Hello, I am Phyllis Johnson Scott, I am Stanley Johnson sister , Stanley and David were great friends back in the day, I’m so sorry to hear about your loss , prayers to you and your family


Gale Miller posted on 2/22/18

I am Gale Miller Borders my brother Dale ran around with Sherman & Donnie, I remember Patsy & Linda & David as well. SO sorry for your loss. Your in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.