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Thomas Murphy "Bill" Foster
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1918
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 23, 2010
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

WINSTON-SALEM - Mr. T.M. "Bill" Foster, 92, of Winston-Salem passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010 at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. Mr. Foster was born in Norfolk, VA to Thomas Murphy and Hattie Foster on August 8, 1918. He was a member of Immanuel New Eden Moravian Church where he was very active. Mr. Foster was a graduate of Gray High School and was a self-employed building contractor. He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Glenda Foster Sapp and a brother, John Henry "Toad" Foster. Mr. Foster is survived by his loving wife, Erma J. Foster of the home; a son-in-law, Jim Sapp of Winston-Salem; three grandsons, Jeff Peoples and wife Gretchen of south Port, James "Wink" Sapp, Jr. and wife Scotty, and Jonathan F. Sapp; two great-grandchildren Hunter Sapp and Caroline Peoples; a brother, Jim Foster; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Sherri Bates. A Funeral Service will be conducted at 12 noon, Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel with the Rev. Cheryl G. Cottingham and the Rev. Norwood Green officiating. Burial will follow in Salem Moravian Graveyard. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the Service at the funeral home. The family of Mr. Foster would like to thank the staff at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home for the special care they gave to Mr. Foster. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103 or to Immanuel-New Eden Moravian Church, 3680 Old Lexington Rd. Winston-Salem, NC 27107.

Published in Winston-Salem Journal on October 25, 2010 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Murphy Foster (1894 - 1935)
  Hattie Larrymore Foster (1896 - 1966)
 
 Spouse:
  Erma Louise Joyner Foster (1922 - 2014)*
 
 Children:
  Glenda Jane Foster Sapp (1943 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Murphy Foster (1918 - 2010)
  John Henry Foster (1920 - 2009)*
  James Gray Foster (1923 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
I am satisfied
 
Burial:
Salem Moravian God's Acre
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Square 4FF Row 2 Grave 7
 
Maintained by: Bill Foster (W.L.Foster ...
Originally Created by: isabel
Record added: Oct 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60611550
Thomas Murphy Bill Foster
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- Bill Foster (W.L.Foster )
 Added: Apr. 19, 2011
 
 
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