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- [S113] Manes Funeral Home, (http://www.manesfuneralhome.com), 21 Dec 2006.
(May 25, 1942 - December 21, 2006)
U.S. Veteran Seymour A. (Steve) Foster age 64 of Newport, died Thursday Dec. 21, 2006. He attended Pleasant Valley U.M.C., served in U S Navy 1962, and had retired from BASF formerly American ENKA. He was preceded in death by his parents Albert and Edith Foster of Alcoa , Tn. He is survived by his wife Sandra Butler Foster of Newport, mother in law Reva Butler , brothers in law and sisters in law Donnie and Nedra Butler, Wesley and Henry Butler, Carol Slack, Sharon and Charlie Balch, nieces, and nephews of Sandra, and close friends Danny Bryant and Jerry Clevenger. Funeral services will be held 8 p.m. Friday Dec. 22, 2006 in Manes Funeral home Chapel with Rev. Leroy Morie officiating. Burial will be 10 a.m. Saturday Dec. 23, 2006 in Union Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday prior to the services. Pallbearers are Wesley Butler, Charlie Balch, Ben Balch, Jerry Clevenger, Danny Bryant, and Estel Daniels. In lieu of flowers if you wish you can make a donation to Cosby Community Library Building Fund.