Ina Mae King Foster, 78, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, March 10, 2011, surrounded by family and friends at home.
A native of Buncombe Co., she was a daughter of the late Joseph Paul and Frances Gasperson King. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Junius Lee Foster, Jr.; brother James King; and sisters Janice Davis and Pauline Searsey.
Mrs. Foster was a hair dresser, and also worked at Taylor Instruments Co. She was a member of Inanda Baptist Church.
She is survived by daughters Patty Stroupe and husband Wes, and Debbie Jones and husband Doug; a son, Jimmy Foster; grandchildren Jamie, Andrea, Tim, Wes, Josh, Morgan, and Savannah; great-grandchildren Zoe, Evan, Lincoln, Colson, Shelby, Reagan and Owen; sisters Joyce Propest and Sandra Henson; and brother Robert King.
A special thanks to Teresa Eavenson for all the love and care she has provided to our Mother.
A graveside service will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, with the Revs. Claude Surrett and Terry House officiating.
Memorials may be made to CarePartners Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813.