Science Club 9; Tri-Hi-Y 9;
F.H.A. 9, 10, 11, 12;
Speech Club 11, 12; Y-Teens 10;
F. T. A. 11, 12; Office Worker 11, 12;
Cheerleader 9, 11, 12, Co-Captain 4;
Westernette 10; Journalism 11;
Girls State Representative 11.
Ambition: Physical Education Teacher
Or Social Worker.
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Patricia Ann Goolsby Post, 63, of Germantown, TN passed away on December 12, 2012, at Methodist Germantown Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her parents Ima Faye and Coley Miller Goolsby; and sisters, Betty Brainard, Colene Gann, and Sherron Newell. She attended Westwood High School and the University of Memphis. She is survived by her husband Michael Webb Post; her daughter Lisa Post Lawhead; granddaughters, Eliza Gray, and Louise Webb Lawhead; sisters, Jeanie Howe of Dyersburg and Janet Harvey of Southaven; and several nieces and nephews.
For a number of years she was a marketing professional in the travel industry and in banking. She was a tireless volunteer with Pegasus of Germantown, serving on the board and as president, and with the Memphis Family Shelter where she served for a number of years as a board member and board chairman. She was a member of the Germantown Charity Horse Show and served on the hospitality committee. She was an avid bridge player and was a part of several bridge clubs in Germantown and Memphis.
She enjoyed a wide circle of friends with whom she traveled and spent time. She was a loving mother, wife, sister, friend, and a devoted grandmother who throughout her life demonstrated remarkable courage, grace, and love.
A celebration of Pat's life was held at Idlewild Presbyterian Church, 1750 Union Ave., at 1 p.m. on Monday, December 17. A private burial will followed at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery.
The family requests that memorials be sent to the Memphis Family Shelter. Memorial Park Funeral Home, "Behind the stone wall", 901-767-8930.
Condolences may be offered at www.MemorialParkOnline.com
Published in The Commercial Appeal on December 14, 2012