Tuesday, January 15, 2002
FARMINGTON, Mo. -- Albert Mills Foreman, 93, of Farmington, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2002, at Presbyterian Manor.
Born Feb. 24, 1908, in Cape Girardeau, he was the son of Alonzo and Wilhelmina Windisch Foreman.
Foreman was a retired employee of Miller's Mutual Insurance Company of Illinois.
A longtime member of the First Baptist Church of Farmington, he had served as a deacon and a Sunday School teacher there. Foreman was also instrumental in establishing and building the Knob Lick Baptist Church.
He was a past alderman of Farmington and a past member of the Kiwanis Club. He served as a Scoutmaster and Scout commissioner for many years in Cape Girardeau.
Survivors include his wife, Vida Moutray Foreman; a daughter, Lawana Wulfers and husband, Leo, of Cape Girardeau; four sons, A. Roger Foreman and wife, Jeanne, of Ketchum, Idaho, Kenneth W. Foreman and wife, Linda, of Quincy, Ill., Paul M. Foreman of Greenfield, Mo., and Keith Foreman of Farmington; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
He will be sadly missed, but we rejoice in his victory in Jesus.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Alice O'Dean Pedigo; a son, Albert Gene Forman; two daughters, Patricia M. Taylor and Sandra E. Pack; a brother, Alonzo G. Foreman; two sisters, Adolphia Ruediger and Alberta Nethington; and a grandson, James Pack.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the Cozean Funeral Home and after 9 a.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church in Farmington.
Funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the church, with burial at the Moutray Family Cemetery in Steelville, Mo.
Memorials may be directed to the New Organ Fund at the First Baptist Church.