– Patsy, 83, died May 5 in Turner. She was born in Ripley,
OK, moving to Fern Ridge Road in 1939 and to Little Road in
1941. Patsy graduated from Cascade High School in 1952, where
she met Junior, through his brother, Glen. Patsy and Junior
married on March 12, 1952 in Turner, he preceded her in death
on February 16, 2017.
worked at the kitchen in Cascade for a number of years, and
later worked at Turner Retirement Center for 25 years, first
as an aide and later in the office. Patsy was a member of the
Turner Christian Church. She enjoyed gardening, canning and
trips to Alaska.
is survived by children: Peggy Blair of Turner, Susan (Tommy)
Shores of Turner, Jeff Whitfield of Turner and adopted nephew:
Butch (Janice) Oswalt of Salem; sister: Sarah Mae Byrd of
Salem; 3 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. She was
preceded in death by her parents, Levi & Otomie Locken,
brother, Hubert and sisters, Alice and Carlene.
memorial service will be held, Friday, May 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm
at the Turner Christian Church. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.