Pauls Valley, OK, Pauls Valley Democrat

Front Page

December 20, 2013

Stanley Eastman Foster

Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Stanley Eastman Foster, age 74, passed away December 17, 2013, in Norman, Okla. Services will be Friday, December 20, 2013 at 2 p.m. in The Chapel at Griffin-Hillcrest in Ardmore. Interment will follow at the Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Stanley was born May 20, 1939 to Dewey Foster and Julia (Colbert) Foster.Stanley graduated as the President of the Class of 1957 at Mannsville High School. He also served as the Justice of the Peace in Carter County.

He married Donna Turner on December 30, 1976, in Tishomingo, Okla. Stanley went to work for the Chickasaw Nation in 1976, serving in various positions over the years until the time of his passing, his position was assistant to the governor. He worked for the Chickasaw Nation for 35 plus year.

Stanley was a member of the Elk Lodge, JC’s Past President 1971, Ardmore Shriners Club Past President 1989, Masonic Blue Lodge #25, in Lone Grove, Okla., Ardmore Charity Club, and Chairman of Chickasaw Nation Revenge of the Bulls.

Stanley loved spending time with his grandchildren, and was an avid rodeo fan.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers Dean Foster and Harry Foster.

Stanley is survived by his wife Donna Foster of the home; sons Steven Warren and fiancé Jeanie Chapman of Pauls Valley, Okla., and Michael Todd Warren and wife Cricket of Pauls Valley, Okla.; grandchildren Matthew Warren and Maggie Warren of Pauls Valley, Okla.; and two brothers Charles Foster of Azel, Texas, and John Foster and wife Janene of Allen, Texas.

Serving as pallbearers are Doug Loder, Don Wallace, Sam Daube, Charles Williams, Billy Stromberg, and Guy Bacon.

Honorary bearers are David Hatton, Gov. Bill Anoatubby, Gov. Overton James, Lt. Gov. Jefferson Keel, Fred Hightower, Hadley Barrett, and Bennie Beutler.

Condolences may be left at www.Griffin-HillcrestFH.com online.

1
Text Only
Local News
Palm Sunday Smiles

Celebrating the biblical moment where Jesus entered into Jerusalem, these kids at Pauls Valley’s First Christian Church move down the aisle carrying palm leaves. The church welcomes the community Friday to their Tenebrae service at 7:30 p.m., that features a concert and narrative with the combined efforts of First Presbyterian Church.

Sports
Obituaries
  • Oneta K. Goss

    Oneta K. Goss of Pauls Valley passed away April 4, 2014 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 90 years.

    April 8, 2014

  • Gary Don Parkey

    Gary Don Parkey, 69, of Paoli, Oklahoma was born May 31, 1944 in Wynnewood, Oklahoma to Harold “John” and Charolette Parkey, and entered this life on April 4, 2014.

    April 8, 2014

  • Carl Lloyd White

    Carl Lloyd White, 76, of Maysville was born April 17, 1937 in Garvin Springs, Okla., to Archie Aaron White and Hazel Mae (Jensen) White. He passed away April 2, 2014 in Oklahoma City.

    April 8, 2014

  • Larry E. Morris

    Larry E. Morris, 59, of Lindsay was born Aug. 2, 1954 and passed away April 2, 2014 in Hennessey, Okla.

    April 6, 2014

Community News
State News
Speedy

"Speedy" the chihuahua was reunited with his Oklahoma City family thanks to a microchip after missing for two years.

Business
Business Marquee
Entertainment Reviews
Rio 2 Poster

Poster for "Rio 2," showing this week at the Royal Twin Theater in Pauls Valley.

  • ‘Rio 2’ average effort, but still a family win

    Though Hollywood will never truly abandon milking characters for franchises well past the expiration date, I will say that even the most mediocre series seems to be getting at least more tolerable than in the past.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

Must Read
AP Video
Obama Hopeful on Ukraine, Will Watch Russians Crew Criticized Over Handling of Ferry Disaster Flamingo Frenzy Ahead of Zoo Construction Agreement Reached to Calm Ukraine Tensions Malaysia Plane: Ocean Floor Images 'Very Clear' Raw: Bulgarian Monastery Dyes 5000 Easter Eggs Diplomats Reach Deal to Ease Tensions in Ukraine Raw: Pope Francis Performs Pre-easter Ritual Captain of Sunken South Korean Ferry Apologizes Chelsea Clinton Is Pregnant Raw: Two Lucky Kids Get Ride in Popemobile Sparks Fly With Derulo and Jordin on New Album New York Auto Show Highlights Latest in Car Tech Passengers Abuzz After Plane Hits Swarm of Bees Raw: Royal Couple Visits Australia Mountains Raw: Pro-Russian Militants Killed on Base Beau Biden Plans 2016 Run for Del. Governor Calif. Investigators Re-construct Fatal Bus Cras U.S. Sending Nonlethal Aid to Ukraine Military Raw: Blast at Tennessee Ammunition Plant Kills 1
Stocks