LONNIE B. FOSTER
Lonnie B. Foster, 96, of Thomas, WV, formerly of Mt.
Lookout, WV passed away at Cortland Acres Nursing
Home on Thursday, January 28, 2021. Born September
5, 1924 at Nallen, WV, he was a son of the late Newman
B. and Lola Fitzwater Foster. He was also preceded in
death by his first wife, Inez Ruth Skaggs Foster and by
his second wife, Gladys Odella Bailey Foster, two sisters,
Lenora Holliday and Leota Hankins, and by three
brothers, Landon, Linden, and Lanty Foster.
He was a Baptist by faith and he formerly attended the
Summersville Baptist Church, was a retired employee of
Walker Machinery in Summersville, was a US Army
veteran of World War II, and was a member of the
Knights of Pythias Lodge at Ansted.
Survivors include his sons, Tracy (Teresa) Foster,
Kerry (Janice) Foster, Monty (Stacey) Foster, and Jamey
Foster; daughters, Randy (Phil) Smith, Darcy (Phill)
Baughman, and Suzey (Wilmer) Boggess; eleven
grandchildren, twenty-three great grandchildren, and a
host of other family and friends.
Due to the COVID 19 pandemic private funeral services
will be held at the White Funeral Home at Summersville
with Pastor Dana Gatewood officiating. Interment will
follow in the Dotson-Simpson Memorial Cemetery at
Keslers Cross Lanes.
There will be no visitation.
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