Lakeview Funeral Home & Lakeview Memorial Gardens

5000 West Harrison Road, Longview, TX


Bettie Jean Foshee

March 8, 1931August 19, 2019

Bettie Jean Foshee, age 88, of Longview, Texas passed away on Monday August 19, 2019. Bettie was born March 8, 1931 in Doyline, Louisiana to Myrdie Dell Pace and Leon Pace. Bettie was a hard working woman who loved her family more than anything in this world, a close second was her church, Center Cross Church here in Longview. Bettie also enjoyed working in her yard, playing and bingo. Bettie couldn’t go a day without eating at least one cookie and she never met a cookie she didn't like. She will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved her. Bettie’s family would like to extend a special thank you to Gracie Morales and Heartsway Hospice. Bettie is survived by; son Steve Nair and wife, Susie; daughter, Sherry Brady Drori and husband, Shy; daughter, Kim Corbitt and husband, Gerald; brother, Frank Cloutier and wife Nora; six grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren Bettie is preceded in death by her husband, Palmer Reed Foshee; father, Leon Pace and mother, Myrdie Dell Pace; brother, Joe Pace; sister, Dorothy Jarvis and sister, Elizabeth Whiting. A time of visitation with Bettie's family will be held Wednesday, August 21, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Lakeview Funeral Home, 5000 W Harrison Rd, Longview, Texas 75604. A celebration of Bettie's life will occur Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 10:00 AM, 5000 W Harrison Rd, Longview, Texas 75604. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.lakeviewfh.com for the Foshee family.


  • Leon Pace, Father (deceased)
  • Mirdie Dell Pace, Mother (deceased)
  • Palmer Reed Foshee, Husband (deceased)
  • Joe Pace, Brother (deceased)
  • Dorothy Jarvis, Sister (deceased)
  • Elizabeth Whiting, Sister (deceased)
  • Steve Nair, Son
  • Susie Nair, Daughter-in-law
  • Sherry Brady Drori, Daughter
  • Shy Drori, Son-in-law
  • Kim Corbitt, Daughter
  • Gerald Corbitt, Son-in-law
  • Frank Cloutier, Brother
  • Bettie also leaves behind to cherish her memory, six grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.


  • A Time of Visitation with Bettie's Family Wednesday, August 21, 2019
  • A Celebration of Bettie's Life Thursday, August 22, 2019


Bettie Jean Foshee

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Christi Stephens

August 22, 2019

I know Mamaw is bending Christopher’s (her great grandson) ear rite now on baseball talk. He used to enjoy watching her watch sports & how much she like it
Rest easy now Mamaw, you will be missed


August 21, 2019

I am so sorry that Bettie is gone. We worked together, for many years. She was a joy to know. She would stop by my office, to visit, after she retired, and always brightened my day. You are so right, Bettie loved a good cookie and a good cup of coffee. She will be missed. Much love, Janice Coke