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Laura Patterson Johnston

June 13, 1920 ~ March 7, 2021 (age 100)


Laura Patterson Johnston, 100, of Earlington, KY passed away on Sunday, March 7, 2021 at Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home in Madisonville, KY.

 She was born in Christian County, KY on June 13, 1920 to the late Luther E. and Ella E. Grant. 

Mrs. Johnston was a member of Disciples of Christ First Christian Church in Earlington, KY, she had worked as an LPN at Regional Medical Center and Hopkins County Hospital in Madisonville, and as a cashier at the West KY. Store in Earlington, KY

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by first husband, Toy Patterson; her second husband, Clarence Johnston; her daughter, Wanda Inglis; her son, Donald Patterson; her sisters: Nadine Garland, Edna Jones, and Eudina Patterson and her brothers: Luther Grant and Clyde Grant.

Mrs. Johnston is survived by her son, Richard Patterson and his wife, Shirley, of Madisonville, KY; son in law, Oda Inglis, Jr; six grandchildren: Staci Lamb, Stan Inglis, Jeff Patterson, Jason Patterson, Amy Contratto, and Kevin Patterson; several great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be private with Bro. Dennis Mayfield officiating and burial to follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Earlington, KY.

Visitation will be on Monday, March 15, 2021 from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at Reid-Walters Funeral Home in Earlington, KY.

Reid-Walters Funeral Home in Earlington, KY is in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences can be made at www.reidwaltersfh.com.

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March 15, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Reid-Walters Funeral Home, LLC
202 E Farren Ave, PO Box 156
Earlington, KY 42410

Private Funeral

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