Four generations of the Foss family recently gathered in Payson. Pictured, from left, are son, Jackson Foss, 4 months old; father, Matt Foss; grandmother, Lori Foss; and great-grandmother, Sandra Spangler. Jackson is the first grandchild of longtime Payson residents Newman and Lori Foss.
He is also the eighth grandchild of longtime Payson residents Bill and Sandra Spangler. Matt, his wife, Ivy and son, Jackson, reside in Keller, Texas, where Ivy is a high school teacher and Matt is general manager of Harkins Theatre.
Many may remember Matt as a longtime employee of the Old Payson Picture Show, now Famous Sam's. Matt brought his son, Jackson to Payson to meet his grandparents, great-grandparents and many aunts, uncles and cousins and also to attend his 10-year class reunion.