Joe Foster


Private memorial service for Joe Foster, 78, of Miller Grove, Texas, will be held at a later date. Mr. Foster died Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Rock Creek Health and Rehab, Sulphur Springs.

Joe Merritt Foster was born on May 31, 1939 in Gladewater to James and Ida Foster. He married Beth Hill on December 15, 1995 in Sulphur Springs. Joe served in the Texas National Guard. He was a retired banker and member of Brashear Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Beth; children, Joe Foster, Stephen Foster, Caryn Darrow, Clay Lewis and Chris Lewis; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, James Patrick Foster and Roger Foster; and sister, Phyllis Ann Foster.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

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