Winifred Smith Foster

Published 12:17 pm Monday, April 20, 2020


Winifred Smith Foster, 91, of Brookhaven, went peacefully to be with her Lord on April 18, 2020, at her residence.

She was born on June 27, 1928, to the late William Benjamin Smith and Annie Laura Walker Smith.

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Mrs. Foster was a homemaker and a member of Central Baptist Church.

She will be missed by all that loved and knew her.

Preceding her in death are her husband, Everett Earl Foster; parents; and her sister, Doris Strait.

Those left to cherish her memory are her sons, Thomas L. Foster and wife, Anita, and William Gary Foster and wife, JoAnn.

She is also survived by six grandchildren, Kristi Wilson, Amy Beard, Tommy Foster Jr., Celisa Frith, Jamie Foster and Jay Foster; nine great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St Jude’s Children’s Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142

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