Elizabeth Stark Faust, age 83, of Johnson City, TN, formerly of DeRidder, LA, passed away on Monday, September 19, 2011 at the Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City, TN.
She was a native of Merryville, LA and had lived most of her life in Louisiana and for several years in Johnson City, TN. She was a graduate of McNeese State University and had a Master’s degree from LSU. She worked as a legal secretary and a bank secretary before going back to school to finish her education degree. She taught business at Washington Parish Vocational Technology School, where she retired from teaching.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Dr. Charles Faust of Johnson City, TN; a daughter, Candace and her husband, Steven Saucier, of Florence, AL, and a son Charles and his wife, Melody, of Johnson City, TN. Survivors also include seven grandchildren: Daryn McNutt, of Houston, Brittney Wayman and husband, Bobbie, of Lawton, OK, Andre Saucier and wife, Heidi, of Oklahoma City, OK, Michelle Saucier, of Lafayette, LA, Chuck Faust, of Nashville, TN, Hans Faust and wife, Sara, of Johnson City, TN, Heidi Faust, of Johnson City TN; as well as seven great grandchildren. She was the youngest of 8 children and is also survived by a brother, David, of Franklin, LA; a sister, Mary, of DeRidder, LA; and a sister, Naomi, of Baton Rouge, LA.
A memorial service will be conducted at the First Presbyterian Church, Elizabethton, TN, on Sunday, September 25th, at 4:00 p.m. Another memorial service at the First Baptist Church, DeRidder, LA, and interment in DeRidder, LA, will occur at a later date.
Online condolences are available at: www.morrisbaker.com.
Morris Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 E. Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, TN 37601 or (423) 282-1521, is in charge of arrangements.