Active Duty Entered
In 1943, Juanita Buchanan enlisted in the Army. She was married by 1944 and her name was Juanita Buchanan Maddox. After her military service, Juanita Buchanan returned to Kentucky. She had married again by 1950 and her name was Juanita Buchanan Patterson. She died in Columbia, KY, in 1981 and is buried in Flatwoods Community Cemetery.
Source: U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index in Ancestry; see Juanita Buchanan Patterson at Find A Grave; and "Columbia: and Mrs. Juanita Patterson," The Courier-Journal, 07/13/1981, p.4.
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|NKAA Source:||Ancestry (online)|
|NKAA Source:||Courier-Journal [Louisville] (newspaper)|
Cite This NKAA Entry:
“Patterson, Juanita Buchanan Maddox,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed May 26, 2022, https://ukscrc001.net/nkaa/items/show/300004434.
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