Joseph (Joe) Foster, 35, of Bakersville, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at his home. He was born on June 13, 1984, in Spruce Pine, a son of Doug Foster and the late Lisa Childers Foster. He was preceded in death by his mother.
Joe enjoyed spending time with his daughter, playing video games, and watching and collecting movies. Joe was a very kind and caring person who everybody loved. He also enjoyed helping people in need. He enjoyed listening to Rock’ n’ Roll. Joe leaves behind to cherish his memory his daughter, Destiny Price, of Bakersville; his father, Doug Foster, of Elk Park; sister, Amber Foster, of Elk Park; brother, Elisha Foster, of Bakersville; grandmother, Joanne Bowden, of Elk Park; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Services for Joseph (Joe) Foster were 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, at the Church of Jesus in Linville with Pastor Steve Turbyfill, Pastor David Burnop and Pastor Michael Burnop officiating. The family received friends from 1 p.m. until the service at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at Church of Jesus in Linville. Interment followed in Tanglewood Cemetery. The family would like to offer a special “thank you” to the Mitchell Co. Sheriff’s Office, Mitchell Co. EMS and all the first responders of Mitchell County. The family would like to also thank all the friends and family that have reached out and brought all the food during this time.
Words of comfort and memories may be shared with the Foster family by visiting www.rsfh.net. The care of Joseph and his family has been entrusted to Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland.
Mitchell News-Journal • Oct. 9, 2019