Samuel Oren Patton

16 April, 193323 May, 2021

Samuel Oren Patton, age 88, of Bloomington passed away Sunday, May 23, 2021 at the Owen Valley Health Campus in Spencer. Born April16, 1933 in Bedford, Indiana, he was the son of Enoch and Gertie (New) Patton. Samuel was a U.S Army Korean War veteran and worked as a carpenter. He was of the Pentecostal faith, enjoyed being a minister, visiting with the residents at the Hospitality House and in the hospital, helping others worship God, playing the harmonica and doing a multitude of carpentry projects. Samuel is survived by his loving wife, Ellouise (Robertson) Patton, of Bloomington; four children, Debbie (Tim) Daggy, of Bloomington, Cindy Sherfield, of Bloomington, Billy (Shauna) Patton, of Arizona and Tony Patton, of Bloomington, one grandson, Matt (Savannah) Sherfield, one great-grandson, Max Sherfield and five brothers; Donald Patton, Clifford Patton, George Patton, Ronald Patton and Keith Patton. Samuel was preceded in death by his parents, two grandchildren, Jennifer J. Patton and Jordan A. Sherfield, three sisters and two brothers. A graveside funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at the Greene County Chapel Cemetery with Rev. Larry Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow the services. Online condolences may be given at Day & Deremiah-Frye Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, 27 May , 2021


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Ray Soporowski

27 May 2021

Billy and Family
My deepest sympathy to you and your family on the passing of your Father
I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers
God Bless you

Sherry Richcreek

25 May 2021

Sam was a kind and gentle soul.
He will be missed by his wife, his children and everyone who knew him.
He helped us build a home, I remember him always laughing and caring.
I pray God will be with all of you and comfort your hearts, so you can enjoy beautiful memories of him.

Joy Stannard

25 May 2021

To Aunt Tukey & all of the family,
I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Sam. He was a loving & caring husband, so kind to everyone. It was a pleasure to have known him. My deepest condolences. Love & prayers, Joy

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