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Nellie Marie (Nickel) Patton

March 14, 1947 ~ August 29, 2017 (age 70)

Nellie Marie Scott Patton, 70, of Franklin Furnace, OH., a former South Shore, KY., resident passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at UK Medical Center in Lexington, KY., with her family by her side. She was born in Greenup, KY., March 14, 1947 a daughter of the late Gilbert and Pearl Hunt Nickel.

She was a member of the Sunshine United Methodist Church, a retired manager at Big Sandy Furniture Store and had worked at the Greenup County Judge Executive’s office.

Besides her parents Nellie is preceded in death by her husband Mike Scott whom passed away June 13, 2013, and two brothers Harold Nickel and Leroy Nickel.

Surviving are her husband Rich Patton whom she married September 19, 2015, one daughter Melissa (Jeff) Holmes of South Shore, KY., one son Jay (Tracy) Brewer of Prattville, AL., one step daughter Karen Bellipanni and one step son Stephen Patton both of Rapid City, SD. Nellie is also survived by three brothers Arthur (Phyllis) Nickel of South Shore, KY., Richard (Teresa) Nickel of South Shore, KY., and Tom (Edie) Nickel of Knoxville, TN., one sister Tammy (Tim) Adkins of Lucasville, OH.,  ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11 A.M. Friday, September 1, 2017 at the Sunshine United Methodist Church in South Shore, KY., with Rev Bob Sweeney, Jack Hall and Robbie Vanhoose officiating. Burial will follow at Mt Zion Cemetery in South Shore, KY. Friends may call at the Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore, KY., Thursday, August 31, 2017 from 6 P.M. till 8 P.M. and one hour before services at the Church on Friday.

Online condolences can be left for the family and friends at

 Service Information

August 31, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Roberson Funeral Home
400 Main Street
South Shore, KY 41175

Funeral Service
September 1, 2017

11:00 AM

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