Dorothy Link Foster

Published 1:42 pm Monday, October 26, 2015

Mrs. Dorothy Link Foster, 84, formerly of Junction Road, Mocksville, died Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015, at Home Place of Burlington.

Mrs. Foster was born May 27, 1931, in Davie County to the late William Davidson and Lola Ann Munday Link. She was a member of Edgewood Baptist Church in Cooleemee. Mrs. Foster enjoyed sewing, crocheting, gardening, doing word and jigsaw puzzles. She stood by her husband’s side as he served as a dergeant in the U.S. Air Force for 20 years. She guided her family as they moved across the country.

She was also preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Glenn Charles Foster; a son, Glenn Davidson Foster; 2 sisters, Jackie Shuffler and Janet Soots; and 4 brothers, Bill, John, Gene and Kelly Link.

Survivors: 2 daughters, Chris Baker of Burlington and Beth Smith (Henry) of Rose Hill; 2 sisters, Macc Hoover of Spencer and Mildred McSwain of Mocksville; 3 grandchildren, Morgan Elizabeth Baker, Conner Smith and Cole Smith; and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 30 in Eaton Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Lindsay Conrad officiating. Burial will follow in Legion Memorial Park in Cooleemee. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29 at the funeral home.

Memorials: Alzheimer’s Assoc. Western Carolina Chapter, 4600 Park Road, Ste. 250, Charlotte,   28209.