Patricia Ann Fritts, 79, of Vian, OK, passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021.
Patricia was born on August 5th, 1942 in Carlile, OK to Lonnie Sutterfield and Vera Lowe Sutterfield. Pat was the youngest of 3 children. She had 2 brothers, Lloyd, and Paul Sutterfield. She attended Vian Public Schools. She Married Billy Leon Pack in 1957 and had 3 children, Terry, Sherry, and Billy. IN 1972 she attended Cosmetology School and after graduation, she owned and ran many beauty shops. Later in life, she married Virgel Fritts who also preceded her in death. She went back to school and became a Cosmetology instructor and taught Cosmetology in Tulsa, OK. She worked hard all of her adult life at many jobs from working in Tulsa as a seamstress to the mail carrier and finally a cosmetologist and cosmetology instructor. She always enjoyed having her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren around her. Even though she was working many hours she always found time for God, Church, and her family. Even after her health began to fail she remained a faithful servant to God. She always kept up with her family and was interested in what her children and grandchildren were doing. Pat always had a smile on her face and was willing to help people whenever she could.
Survivors include her children, Terry Pack Rowland and husband Gene of Vian, OK Sherry Pack Pickle and husband Michael of Vian, OK Billy Don Pack and wife Angie of Vian, OK; brothers and sisters, Lloyd Sutterfield and wife Marilyn of Wagoner, OK; grandchildren, Barrick and wife Leslie, Neisha Barrick Edwards and husband Jason, Skipper Rowland, Derick Pickle, and wife Ryan, Brooklin Haney, Telisa Stephens and husband Shawn, J.C. Pack, Amanda Pack, Bryson Pack, Keefer Taylor and Wife Teairra, Jon Taylor and wife Brandale; great-grandchildren, Alexus Hofstetter and Husband Cole, J.J. Thornton, Ryne Edwards, Harper Haney, Jake Pickle, Cohen Pickle, Blair Pickle, Amber Stephens, Hasten Pack, Abigail Stephens, Zane Stephens, Caydance Stephens, Forest Crawford, Fayden, Layne Taylor, Toby Taylor, Ledger Taylor; great-great-grandchildren, Gunner Hofstetter, Emma Hofstetter, and Jasper Pruitt
She is preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Fritts, Husband Billy Leon Pack; brother, Paul Sutterfield; father, Lonnie Sutterfield; mother, Vera Sutterfield Denham; stepfather, Joe Denham; grandfather, Jim Lowe; grandmother, Addie Lowe; great-granddaughter, Mollie Pickle
Active casket bearers are Nicholas Barrick, J.C. Pack, Bryson Pack, Shawn Stephens, Derick Pickle, and Billy Pack. Honorary casket bearers are Kenneth Sutterfield, Keefer Taylor, J.J. Thornton, Jon Taylor, Eugene Rowland, and Michael Pickle.
Visitation for Patricia will be held on Tuesday, November 30, 2021, from 5-8 PM in the Chapel of Forever Memories Funeral Services in Sallisaw.
Funeral Services will be on Wednesday, November 29, 2021 – 2 PM at Vian Assembly of God.
Arrangements are under the direction of Forever Memories Funeral Services
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