Obituary of John W. Foust, 1995:
John W. Foust, 69 of Claxton community, Powell died Tuesday in his home.
The son of William “Ruf” and Bertha Slover Foust, he was born Nov. 9, 1925, in Lake City. Mr. Foust was retired from Borden Dairy and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and granddaughter, Jennifer Mounts.
Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Vida Mae Martin Foust of Claxton; daughters and sons-in-law, Geraldine Foust of Clinton, Tina and Gary Mounts of Armada, MI and Jackie and Glen Yearwood of Smyrna; son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Sharon Foust of Warren, MI; grandchildren, Steve Foust, Susan Mounts, Jennifer Yearwood and Eric Yearwood; brother and sister-in-law, Warren David and Mary Jo Foust of Clinton; and a sister, Willmida Miller of Charlotte, NC.
Family had a private service. The body was cremated.
Cox Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Clinton Courier News, 27 Sept 1995
[Courtesy of Renee Scarbrough]