Mary Virginia Waters ‘Missy’ Foster

Published 12:00 pm Friday, July 10, 2015

Mrs. Mary Virginia Waters “Missy” Foster, 71, of Dogwood Lane, Mocksville, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem after a long period of declining health.

She was born March 1, 1944, in Davie County to the late Samuel Edwin Waters Sr. and Virginia Adams Waters. She was a member of First United Methodist Church, Mocksville where she sang in the chancel choir. She retired from Davie County Social Services after 30 years.

She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Melanie Lynn Foster Turner; and a brother, Major Edwin Waters Jr.

Survivors: her husband, Carroll Foster of the home; a daughter, Beth Goad (Charles) of Mocksville; 5 grandchildren, Charlie Link, Emily Turner, Daniel Turner, Sam Taylor and Maggie Goad; a sister, Molly Sell (Billy) of Locust; and her canine companion, Snoopy.

A memorial service was conducted at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 11 at First United Methodist Church, Mocksville with Dr. Glenn L. Myers Jr. officiating. Inurnment followed in Rose Cemetery. The family received friends Friday, July 10 at Eaton Funeral Home.

Memorials: First UMC Choir, 310 N. Main St., Mocksville.