Rev. Dr. Alonzo B. Patterson is a retired reverend who moved to Alaska in 1962 after being stationed at Fort Wainwright. He began his career in ministry at Corinthians Baptist Church in Fairbanks before relocating to Anchorage, where he joined and eventually became the reverend of Shiloh Baptist Church. He retired from ministry in 2017 after over 50 years of service.
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