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Diana "Elaine" (Patterson) White

July 8, 1946 ~ April 12, 2020 (age 73)


Diana “Elaine” Patterson White, 73, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky passed away Sunday, April 12, 2020 surrounded by her family at her home. She was born July 8, 1946 in the Shultztown Community of Ohio County, Kentucky to the late Oscar Virgil Patterson and Edith Marie Phelps Patterson. Mrs. White retired from Community Based Services in Ohio County and was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents.

She leaves behind to treasure many memories, her husband of  fifty-three years, William Jesse “Jr” White of Beaver Dam; daughter, Kim White of Beaver Dam; brother, Virgil (Kathy) Patterson; nieces, Rhonda (Chris) Stewart and Jill (Shane) Barrett; great nieces and great nephews, Caitlin and Jacob Stewart and Gavin and Jaxon Barrett.

In compliance with health and public safety directives, private services will be held. Burial will be in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam, Kentucky. William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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Private Services

Sunnyside Cemetery
Hwy 62 East
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

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