Curley Foster

Saturday, July 13, 2002

CHARLESTON, Mo.--Curley Jimmie Lee Foster, 88, of Charleston died Friday, July 12, 2002, at the Charleston Manor Nursing Center.

He was born Dec. 2, 1913, at Helena, Ark., son of John and Katie Foster. He and Margaret Roberts were married in 1958.

Foster was the owner of Fosters' Cab and a member of the Mercy Seat Baptist Church. He was an Army veteran of World War II.

Survivors include his wife; seven daughters, Bobbie Dunigan of Charleston, Betty Cooper of Wilson City, Mo., Linda Duncan of Chicago, Marilyn Clark of Sikeston, Mo., Brenda Wilderness of Gary, Ind., Kelly Tipler of East Prairie, Mo., Pamela Woods of Kalamazoo, Mich.; three sons, Terry Woods of Kalamazoo, Michael Cross of Michigan City, Ind., Jimmie Foster of Gary; and a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at Mercy Seat Baptist Church from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Mercy Seat Baptist Church. The Rev. J. L. Posey will officiate, with burial at Oak Grove Cemetery.