entered into eternal rest on February 21, 2017. Mrs. Foster was born December 3, 1937 to the late Reverend Samuel Staley and Ruby Briscoe Staley in Polk County, NC. She was the widow of William “Dub” Foster.
Georgia was a member of Ridgeville Baptist Church for many years where she served as a Pastor Aide and sang on the choir.
Left to cherish fond and loving memories are: her children, Patricia (James) Embry and Bobby (Vanessa) Foster; her sisters, Ruth Foster of Spartanburg, SC and Joyce (David) Anderson of Green Creek, NC; her sisters-in-law, Grace (Charles) Hughes of Spartanburg, SC, Doretha (Rudy) Baker, Jessie Staley of Green Creek, NC and Angie Foster of VA; her brother-in-law, Waymond Foster of Boiling Springs, SC; her daughter-in-law, Gracie Foster; her aunt, Virginia Wingo of Tryon, NC; her seven grandchildren, Nataya (Percival) Parkerson, Tyrone Billy Foster, Gregory (Danielle) Embry, Brooks Foster, Staley Foster, Darnell Gibson and Derrick Gibson; her six great grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
She was preceded in death by: her son, William “Toe Joe” and Billy M. Foster; her sisters, Mamie Murphy and Shirley Staley; and her brother, Joe L. Staley.
A Celebration of the Life of Georgia will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Ridgeville Baptist Church, 385 Ridgeville Church Rd., Inman, SC. Pastor Amos Durham will officiate.
Interment will be in the church cemetery.