Santa Paula Times
Obituary Henry Thomas Patton January 14, 2015
Published:  January 14, 2015

Henry Thomas Patton 

Henry Thomas Patton passed into God’s heavenly arms on January 7th 2015 at Santa Paula Hospital after a long battle with cancer. 

Henry was born in Charleston, West Virginia on August 26th  1942 to Dallas Ray Patton and Nannie Katherine Patton. After moving to Columbus, Ohio, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy at the age of 17. After 4yrs. and an honorable discharge, he settled in So.California working as a machinist. He worked the last 32yrs. of his life as a cold header operator for Automotive Racing Products rising to the position of Facilities Manager. 

He is preceded in death by his Parents: Dallas and Nannie Patton. Brother Harry David Patton and Grandson Brandon Scott Patton. Left to cherish his memory are his Wife: Mary Jean Patton, Two Sons: Michael Thomas Patton I and Mark Christopher Patton. One Daughter: Cynthia Lee Michael. Two Sisters, Gloria J. Preece ,Sharon Patton Brown. One Brother Danny Ray Patton Three Grandsons: Michael Thomas Patton II, Christopher Levi Patton, Jonah Etienne-Balaguer Patton. And all the lives he touched throughout his life.

 A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 12:00 p.m., at Chapel of Angels 600 East Pleasant Street, Santa Paula, Ca.

 For map and directions to ceremony location and to sign the family’s online guestbook, share stories, and post pictures please visit our website: and click on Henry’s name located below “Recent Obituaries”.

 Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of the Family Owned and Operated Robert Rey Garcia Jr. Funeral Services, Santa Paula 805.229.7054