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Jimmie Lee Foster, Sr.

1945 ~ 2022 (age 77)


Jimmie L. Foster , Sr was born in Eagle Lake, Colorado County, Texas. He attended E.H . Henry High School  and later was employed locally in the rice field. He retired from Martin Marietta in 2007. Jimmie was the recipient of the 4th Annual Senior Citizen Festival  Award being the Honoree as a Dedicated Father in 2017. Jimmie accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior and was baptized under the leadership of Rev. Jackson and later under watch care of Truman Scott, Sr.

On February 17, 2022, God dispatched his angels to take our loved one home. He leaves to cherish his memory a devoted and dedicated wife, Gloria; three daughters: Gloria (Russell), LaSandra (Joseph), and Tarvia; three sons: Michael, Jimmy, Jr, and Frederick (Rolanda); one brother, Joel; a special nephew, Leroy; sixteen grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; a special daughter, Kerronda; and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, and other family and friends he has touched along his journey.

To celebrate Jimmie's life, the family has entrusted the professional services to Ben Davis Funeral Home, 931 Preston St., Columbus, TX 78934.

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24 Hour Viewing
February 25, 2022

3:00 PM
Ben Davis Funeral Home
931 Preston Street
Columbus, TX 78934

Celebration of Life
February 26, 2022

2:00 PM
White Cloud Baptist Church
1493 Old Altair Road
Eagle Lake, TX 77434

February 26, 2022

4:00 PM
Rising Star Cemetery
Old Altair Road
Eagle Lake, TX 77434

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