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Homer Marvin Foster
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1924
Bluff
Madison County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 2013


Homer Marvin Foster, 88, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013 at his home. Mr. Foster was born on September 11, 1924 in Bluff, Madison County, NC. He was the son of Dewey Franklin and Reva Raney Foster.

He graduated Spring Creek High School in 1943 and enlisted in the Naval Air Corps and served honorably in WWII until June 1946.

Mr. Foster was married to the late Ruby Frances Silvers of Spring Creek community and operated a small farm until 1953. Then he began a career with Burlington Industries. Mr. Foster attended Clemson University and Georgia Tech and received a technical degree in textile technology while working for Burlington Industries at various locations in Va. and North Carolina. Upon retirement, he operated Foster Auto Sales in Morristown, Tennessee for 25 years

Mr. Foster is survived by his sister, Kathleen Elswick; seven children, Vergil Foster of Hot Springs, Jerry Foster of Gastonia, N.C., Larry Foster of Williamsburg, Va., Karen Foster Hodges of Hendersonville, N.C., Sharon Foster Rose of South Boston, Va., Sara Foster Navarrone of El Paso, Texas and Logan Foster of Hot Springs. NC.; fifteen grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

Funeral service will be held in the chapel of Madison Funeral Home. Mars Hill VFW Post 5483 will conduct military rites. Burial will follow in Fairview United Methodist Church Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Dewey Franklin Foster (1898 - 1987)
  Reva Raney Foster (1901 - 1977)
 
Burial:
Fairview Methodist Church Graveyard
Hot Springs
Madison County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Mar 20, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107001485
Homer Marvin Foster
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Homer Marvin Foster
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- Colleen Sanders Broyles
 Added: May. 3, 2013

- Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 20, 2013
 
 
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