Patricia Sue Foster, age 76, passed away on Feb. 1, 2017, at Ardmore. A celebration of life will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, at Grace Baptist Temple with the Rev. David Allen officiating. Services under the direction of the family. Cremation services with Griffin~Hillcrest, Ardmore, Okla.
Pat was born in Ardmore, on Nov. 6, 1940, to Obie Grady Johnson and Frederika (Halpin) Johnson. After her father remarried, Pat was raised by her stepmother, Claudine Johnson. She attended Ardmore Schools and then later Plainview Schools. She moved to Lubbock, Texas, and began working for Southwestern Bell as a switchboard operator. Pat met her husband, Jack Foster, and they were married in 1959 at Gainesville, Texas, and became a homemaker. They lived in Louisiana and after their marriage ended, she began working for Lubricam as a salesperson for their oil lubricant division. Pat later worked with many different aspects of the oil company until her retirement. She moved to Ardmore and enjoyed going to estate sales and helping to raise her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Mona Dean Blanton.
Pat is survived by her three sons: Jacky W. Foster of Belle Chasse, La., Greg Foster and wife, Sue of Kingston, Okla., and Richard G. Foster of Ardmore; four grandchildren: Ashley Nealis, Brandy Foster, Dylan Foster and Dalton Foster; three great-grandchildren: Daityn French, Alby Nealis and Bowen Nealis; one godchild, Stephen Thomas; one sister, Lawanda Norris of Scott, La.; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of family and friends.
Condolences may be left at www.griffinhillcrest.com.