Settle, Jean

Jean ‘Patty’ Settle, 83, of Paducah, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2020 at Stonecreek Nursing & Rehabilitation Center peacefully surrounded by her family.

Patty was born in Memphis, Tennessee on March 7, 1937 to the late John and Cozetta (Travis) Tichenor. She moved with her family as a young child to Paducah.

Patty was a strong woman of faith and exhibited her character in the way she loved others and handled adversity. She attended West End Baptist Church. As a young woman she attended PCC and Draughn’s Business College. She worked for 12 years in the accounting department in auditing for Sears. She worked in the late 70’s and early 80’s as a Century 21 Realtor and earned awards as a top sales person. Patty was married to the late Aulton R. Settle Jr. in 1957. The two were married 60 years.

Patty is survived by a son, Aulton ‘Chip’ Settle III and wife, Kristy, of Benton; a daughter, Lee Ann Settle Brown and husband, Craig, of Cunningham; three grandchildren, Shelby Brown Hicks and husband, Dalton, of New Orleans, Carson Brown of Jackson, Tennessee and Kaylee Henson of Benton; one great-grandson, Hezekiah Hicks; her younger sister, Bettye Swoope and husband, Walter, of Reidland; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Aulton R. Settle Jr.; her brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Ann Tichenor. Her parents, John Calvert Tichenor and Cozetta Travis Tichenor.

A graveside service for family and friends will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 13, 2020 at Maplelawn Park Cemetery with Rev. Dalton Hicks officiating.

There will be no visitation.

Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Gideons International, P.O. Box 608 Cunningham, KY 42035 or to Lourdes Hospice, P.O. Box 7100 Paducah, KY 42002-7100.

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Published 12:00 AM, Monday Jun. 08, 2020
Updated 04:39 PM, Monday Jun. 08, 2020

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