Patsy Ruth Goos


Born: December 15, 1935 in Goos's Ferry, Lake Charles, Louisiana
Died: February 21, 2009 in Lake Charles, Louisiana
Buried: February 24, 2009 in Goos Cemetery, Lake Charles, Louisiana (Map 12)
Father: Leno Fred Goos
Mother: Edna Kelley
Husband: Abner Oran Hornsby
Married: July 29, 1958 in Orange, Texas
Children: Lisa Kay Hornsby
Steven Bryan Hornsby
Cynthia Melissa Hornsby

Lake Charles American Press,  Monday, February 23, 2009, p. A2:

Patsy Ruth Goos Hornsby

        Patsy Ruth Goos Hornsby entered into eternal life on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009, surrounded by her family.
        Born Dec. 15, 1935, she was reared in Moss Bluff and lived in Lake Charles.
        She is survived by her son, Steve Hornsby and wife Kim; daughters, Lisa Wade and husband Bill and Cindy Hornsby; brother, Gordon Goos; sister, Pauline Daughtery; and six grandchildren, Lindsey and Jacob Ison, Brandon Wade and Kass, Kinnon and Kirstyn Vincent, all of Lake Charles. She was preceded in death by her husband, Oran Hornsby; parents, Leno and Edna Goos; and brother, Daniel Goos.
        Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Hixson Funeral Home. The Rev. Kelly Vigo will officiate. Burial will be in Goos Cemetery. Visitation will be 3-9 p.m. today, Feb. 23, and from 8 a.m. until services Tuesday. The family would like to express sincere thanks to the staff at Lake Charles Care Center and Odyssey Health Care.
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