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D. Bruce Patterson

D. Bruce Patterson, American county court clerk. Certified circuit court clerk, Virginia.


  • Patterson, D. Bruce was born on January 2, 1951 in Lexington, Virginia, United States. Son of Edward Nelson Patterson and Agnes Morton Lackey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1974. Master of Science, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1978.


    • Auditor First National Bank Lexington, 1973-1977. Clerk Rockbridge County Circuit Court, Lexington, since 1978. Judicial system advisory committee Supreme Court Virginia, Richmond, since 1987.

      Director Bank of Botetourt, Botetourt Bankshares, Inc.

    Major achievements

    • Certified circuit court clerk, Virginia.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Board directors Rockbridge County Democratic Committee, Lexington, since 1969, Rockbridge Area Housing Corporation, since 1999. District governor Natural Bridge (Virginia) Ruritan District, 1987. President American Heart Association Unit, Rockbridge County, Virginia, 1985.

    Member Virginia Court Clerks Association (president 1991-1992, vice president, advisory board directors 1993-1998), Virginia Association Local Elected Officers, Ruritan Club (president Brownsburg chapter 1985, 94, Outstanding Club President 1985, Garland Gray award 1996, 98, Brownsburg Ruritan of Year 1997).


    • Married Sharon Lynn Bartley, July 23, 1977. Children: William, Christopher, Scott.
    • father: Edward Nelson Patterson
    • mother: Agnes Morton Lackey
    • spouse: Sharon Lynn Bartley
    • children: William Patterson
    • Christopher Patterson
    • Scott Patterson
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    Born January 2, 1951
    (age 66)