Carl Foster, son of the late William Edgar Foster and Laura Boss Foster was born on Feb. 25, 1923, at Fornfelt and died in his residence near Dexter on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at the age of 82.
Mr. Foster was of the Assembly of God faith, a retired plaster contractor, a veteran of the United States Navy having served in World War II, and a resident of rural Dexter.
He was united in marriage to Myrtle Hallmark on July 24, 1946, at Dexter. Mrs. Foster survives of the home.
Besides his wife, other survivors include two daughters, Sue Carney and Diane Walker, both of Dexter; one brother, Harry Foster of Dexter; one sister, Marjorie DeJournett of Jackson; one step-brother, John Jackson of Dexter; one step-sister, Betty Mosbey of Dexter; six grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-mother, Josephine Foster; one brother, Bill Foster; one sister, Mildred Walker; and one step-brother, David Jackson.
Visitation will be held from noon until 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services will then be conducted at 2 p.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Jack Wilhite officiating.
Interment will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.