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Willie George "Billie" Spencer Foster
Birth: Sep. 29, 1889
Beckley
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1958
Gallipolis
Gallia County
Ohio, USA

Billie was the widow of Fred Foster, a native of Athens, who founded and operated the Spring Hill dairy for many years.

Mrs. Foster was a native of Beckley, West Virginia, daughter of the late Robert A. and Leona George Spencer. Her marriage to Foster took place at Charleston on May 11, 1915, and she had made her home in Gallipolis since that date. Her husband died on April 12, 1950.

Children who survived that union were Mrs. George (Mary) Kershaw of Knoxville, Tenn., Mrs. Nelson (Jean) Wheeler of Marietta, S.Sgt. Dan Foster of the Marine Corps, stationed at Jacksonville, N. C., Mrs. C. D. (Gloriana) Dougherty and George Foster, both of Columbus and Johnnie Foster, at home. A son, William W. Foster, was killed in France on April 1, 1945, while serving in the Army. Two daughters, Anna Mack and Gloria Spencer died in infancy. Other survivors included a brother, Lawrence K. Spencer of Columbus, and fourteen grandchildren.

Mrs. Foster attended St. Peters Episcopal church. 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Arthur Spencer (1867 - 1938)
  Leona Wade George Fielding (1872 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  William Winfred Foster (1875 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  William Wilfred Foster (1916 - 1945)*
  Mary Wilson Foster Kershaw (1918 - 2002)*
  Emogene Hanson Foster Wheeler (1919 - 2001)*
  Anna Mac Foster (1920 - 1923)*
  Gloria Spencer Foster (1922 - 1922)*
  Daniel Hull Foster (1923 - 2004)*
  Glorianna Foster Dougherty (1925 - 2011)*
  George Bicknell Foster (1928 - 1992)*
  John Sherman Foster (1931 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Willie George Spencer Foster (1889 - 1958)
  Lawrence Kieffer Spencer (1892 - 1959)*
  Nannie Marie Spencer Wills (1907 - 1989)**
  Ralph Lynn Spencer (1913 - 1993)**
  Harold Edwin Spencer (1920 - 1972)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mound Hill Cemetery
Gallipolis
Gallia County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Dave Davisson
Record added: Aug 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41307513
Willie George Billie <i>Spencer</i> Foster
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Willie George Billie <i>Spencer</i> Foster
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