• Ronald Fred Foster
    Ronald Fred Foster

Ronald Fred Foster

PICKENS, SOUTH CAROLINA - Mr. Ronald Fred Foster, 79, of Pickens, South Carolina, passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2019, in South Carolina.

Funeral services were held Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Lewis Fork Baptist Church in Wilkesboro, North Carolina with the Rev. Dr. Brian Miller officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. The family received friends prior to the service at the church. 

Mr. Foster was born Jan. 12, 1940 in Wilkes County to Jasper “J.V.” Vernon Foster and Anna Murial Dagenhart Foster. He was retired after 35 years of service with the U.S. Forest Service and 10 years as a consulting forester. He was a member of Central United Methodist Church in Asheville, North Carolina. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister; Janice Foster Glass and two brothers; Larry Craig Foster and Rex Wayne Foster. 

He is survived by his wife; Mary Adams Foster of the home; two daughters, Lynn Ramsey of Easley, South Carolina, and Debbie Miller and husband William of Pickens, South Carolina; two grandchildren; Anastasia Ramsey and Andrei Ramsey; and a sister; Ruby Ann Foster Absher, of Ferguson.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 4600 Park Road Suite 250 Charlotte, NC 28209.

Condolences may be made at reinssturdivant.com.

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