Jessie G. Foster was born October 18,
1922 at Hitchita, Oklahoma to Hall and Odie (Howerton) Self.
She passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2008 at her home near
Council Hill. She married J.D. Keifer on August 9, 1941. He
preceded her in death on December 6, 1955. She was a
beautician and had a beauty shop at her home for several
years. She married Bob Foster on April 25, 1958. She loved
the farm and enjoyed everything about it until her health
failed. She was a member of the Boynton Assembly of God
Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, two
brothers, Eugene Self and J.F. Self. She is survived by her
husband, Bob Foster, of the home, two sons, Donnie Foster
and wife Tracy of Council Hill and Jerry Keifer of Ft.
Gibson, a daughter, Rheta Gossett and husband Allen of
Greenwood, Arkansas, two sisters, Josie Farrice and Joyce
Baldridge, both of Okmulgee, two brothers, E.E. Self of
Buna, Texas and Junior Self of Warsaw, Indiana, seven
grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mrs. Foster will be
held 2:00 P.M. Saturday, April 12, 2008 at the Wainwright
Assembly of God Church with Reverend Cecil Guthrie
officiating. Interment will follow in the Council Hill
Cemetery. Casketbearers will be George Morgan, Sam Taylor,
Tommy Allen, Greg Tardiff, John Guthrie and Kenneth Flanary.
Harold Conrad, Larry Naumann and Tim Wedding will serve as
honorary casketbearers. Friends may visit the funeral home
from 2-8 P.M. on Friday. Arrangements are under the
direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Morris,
421 S. Hughes. Online condolences may be sent at