Online Obituaries for the Lexington KY Area
December 05, 1938 - December 08, 2011
Denton Patterson, 73, of Lexington, Kentucky and the Husband of Pat Patterson,
In addition to his wife, Denton is survived by his five children, Rita (Jim)
Denton was from Neon, Kentucky. He went to Whiteburg High School and graduated in 1957. He received his bachelor of art in education from Pikeville College. After teaching math for seven years, he decided to leave education and venture into business. He began his career in business by starting his own cabinet sales and distribution in Floyd County, Kentucky. He also had a concrete block business. In 1972, Denton moved to Lexington, Ky. He worked in cabinet sales in Vandieren Hardware. Shortly after he went into a business partnership with Les Myers at Kentucky Kitchen Planning. In 1984 he opened up his own company, the All American Cabinet Company. Following that he was a business partner with Frank Sadler owning and managing The Cabinet Shop and storage units. He sold The Cabinet Shop to the Mollering Company and started The Patterson Cabinet Company in Nicholasville and ran that until his retirement in spring 2010.
Denton was a loving and generous husband, loyal and committed father, loving,
He has battled a disease called Myleodysplastic Syndrome MDS for almost three
Our family is so grateful for the support we received from friends and family.
He will be missed dearly by everyone.
A Memorial Gathering of Family and Friends will be 5-6:30 pm, Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at Clark Legacy Center, followed by a time of sharing at 6:30 pm.
In honor of Denton's life and legacy, contributions can be made in his memory to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital and/or M.D. Anderson Research Hospital
Clark Legacy Center
601 E. Brannon Road
Nicholasville, KY 40356
Clark Legacy Center
3000 Versailles Road
Frankfort, Ky 40601
Clark Funeral Home
241 Rose Hill
Versailles, Ky 40383