John H. Pace, Sr., was born April 19, 1948, to Bertha Mildred (Eberhart) and John Hardy Pace in Three Rivers, Texas. He passed from this life on Oct. 17, 2017, at the age of 69.
John married Norma “Sharon” Patterson on June 14, 1985, in the Cooke County Courthouse. He made his career as a truck driver for many different companies.
John was preceded in death by his parents, John Hardy Pace, Jr., and Bertha Pace; brother Jimmie Pace; and daughters Kenna Pace and Patty Ezell.
He is survived by his wife Sharon of the home; daughters Kammie Pace, Kerry Pace, Barbra Jenkins, Lisa Denton, and Anne Thomas; sons Michael Culpepper, Johnathan Culpepper, John Pace, Jr., Robin Pace, and John Pace, III; brothers Herman Buynar and Jerry Howell; sisters Janie Randolph and Mary Brace; numerous grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and special friends Gerald Cox and Charlie Rambo.
The family will host a memorial service at 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at the New Hope Church of God in Ardmore
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