The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

Kate Gillis Foskey

  • Birth 16 Apr 1915 Georgia, USA
  • Death 2 Mar 1994 Glenwood, Wheeler County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Wheeler County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 17165560

The Wheeler County Eagle 3-9-1994 Page 7
Kate Foskey
Mrs. Kate Foskey, 78, Route 2 Glenwood, died in a Glenwood hospital Wednesday afternoon, March 2, after an extended illness. Mrs. Foskey was a native of Wheeler County and was a daughter of the late George Washington Gillis and the late Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Dixon Gillis. She was married to the late Charlie Paul Barwick and the late Ezra Foskey. She was a member of Beulah Baptist Church near Glenwood. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Mackie Lawrence of Glenwood and Mrs. Cheryl Burgess of Vidalia; a step-son, Chester Barwick of Virginia Beach, Va.; three step-daughters, Mrs. Drunell Lindsey of Lyons, Mrs. Ella Mae Fryburger of Augusta, and Mrs. Alma Newsome of Swainsboro; 2 grandchildren; 24 step-grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and 34 step-great-grandchildren.

Services were held in Beulah Baptist Church at 2 o'clock Friday afternoon, March 4 with the Rev. Luther Gillis, the Rev. Duke Stewart, and the Rev. Ralph Van Norman officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery with Sammons Funeral Home, Soperton, in charge. Pallbearers were Ray Smith, Ralph Edge, Gene Edge, W. L. Graham, Colen Gillis, and Logan Rogers Jr. The honorary escort included Vernon Edge, Emmitt Gills, Charlie Collins, Lewis Foskey Jr., Darwin Evans, N. A. Wynn Jr., Wyman Phillips, Jimmy Phillips and Tilman Graham.

Additional Comments:
Kate was born 4-16-1915.


Family Members


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: Sheila Gillis Seifert
  • Originally Created by: Mary T.~AKA ~poe~
  • Added: 26 Dec 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17165560
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Kate Gillis Foskey (16 Apr 1915–2 Mar 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17165560, citing Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery, Wheeler County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Sheila Gillis Seifert (contributor 47117784) .