Margaret Cathy Foster Smith

Published 11:50 am Thursday, March 14, 2024

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Mrs. Margaret Cathy Foster Smith, 69, of Fork Bixby Road, Advance, died Tuesday, March 12, 2024 at her home.

She was born on March 18, 1954, in Rowan County to the late James Anderson Foster Jr. and Margaret Kathryn Cress Foster.

Family was always her number one priority. She enjoyed both flower and vegetable gardening, reading, and visiting the beach.  Cathy also loved to dance, and instructed line dancing at the Davie County Senior Center, “The Boogie Brigade.”

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Jim Plemmons.

Survivors include: her husband of 30 years, Tim Smith of the home; a son, Trevor Smith of Mocksville; 3 siblings, Carolyn Mathis, Brenda Plemmons, and Allen Foster (Marjorie); and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 16 at Mocks Church in Advance, with Pastor Roger Rayburn officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Eaton Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be considered for:
Davie Senior Services, Memo: Line Dancing Group, 278 Meroney St., Mocksville, NC 27028; or to National Alzheimers Association Western Carolina Chapter,  4600 Park Rd STE 250, Charlotte, NC 28209.

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