ATHENS -- Patty Sue Faulkner, 62, of Athens, GA passed away Saturday, June 23, 2012.

A native of Sasser, GA, Mrs. Faulkner was the daughter of the late Thurber M. and Dorothy Marshall Foreman and was preceded in death by a sister, Terry Foreman. She owned and operated The Dipper restaurant and Henry's Fine Edibles in Albany and was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

Survivors include son, Jeffrey Faulkner and wife, Kim of Bogart; brothers, Larry Foreman of Albany and Thurber "Tim" Foreman of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL; and grand-daughters, Averie and McCall Faulkner.

A memorial service will be held in Walden Chapel at the First United Methodist Church in Albany, GA at 11:00 AM on Thursday, June 28, 2012.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Albany Humane Society, 1705 West Oakridge Dr, Albany, GA 31707 or to the Athens Area Humane Society, 191 Alps Rd, Suite 15, Athens, GA 30604.

Online condolences may be offered at

Bernstein Funeral Home

Athens 706/543-7373