Mitzi Marie Gregory Foster

Published 11:32 am Monday, December 17, 2018

  • Mrs. Mitzi Marie Gregory Foster, 89, of Hilton Road, Advance, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 at Trinity Elms in Clemmons.

    She was born Aug. 27, 1929 to the late Harold Clausell and Lillian Estelle James Gregory. Mrs. Foster was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church. She retired from Parks and Son, Inc. (Bingham and Parks) in Advance and was a longtime member of the Davie Extension Homemakers. Mrs. Foster enjoyed cooking, baking cakes, sewing and quilting.

    She was also preceded in death by a brother, James Harold “Bub” Gregory.

    Survivors: her husband of 70 years, J. Roy Foster of the home; 2 children, Gary Foster (Anne) of Advance and Vicki Rintz (Billy) of Elon; 5 grandchildren, Emily Rintz Totherow (Todd), Jason Rintz, Sam Foster, Will Foster and Clayton Foster; 2 great-grandchildren, Russell and Wesley Totherow; a brother, Leonard “Butch” Gregory (Gail) of Burlington; and several nieces and nephews.

    A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 18 at Bethlehem United Methodist Church with the Revs. Chuck Baker and Billy Rintz officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service.

    Memorials: Bethlehem UMC Cemetery Fund, c/o James Howard, 430 Hilton Rd., Advance.