Mr. Philip Eugene Foster, age 81, a resident of Silver
Point, TN, passed away on Thursday, November 1. The family
has chosen cremation. Military services and burial in the Judd
Cemetery will occur at a later date.
Mr. Foster passed away at the Cookeville Regional Medical
Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born December 29, 1925, in Sayre, PA, to the late
Clarence and Lucy Green Foster. Mr. Foster was married to
the late Beatrice Lathrop Foster. He was a farmer and stock
car owner and racer in Pennsylvania.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, enjoyed
making cedar bird houses, and was a caring and kind
Mr. Foster was preceded in death by his parents: Clarence
Foster and Lucy Green Foster; his wife: Beatrice Lathrop
Foster; 3 Sisters: Flora White, Arlene Shoemaker, and Mary
Darrow; 1 Grandson: Joseph Eugene Moore; and Clarence
Foster, Jr., whom he raised as a son.
Survivors include 1 Daughter: Carol – Elaine Kelly; 1
Grandson: Cecil C. Moore; 3 Great-Grandchildren: Doug
Moore, Hunter Moore, and Rachel Moore; and Nieces and
Nephews in PA: Linda Leonard, Donna Rae Stiner, White
siblings, Judy Chamberlain, David and Earl Swain, and Foster
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