Robert E. Foster III, 74, of 511 Lakewood Trail, Martinsville, Va., passed away Friday, July 7, 2017 at Hospice of the Piedmont in High Point, NC. He was born January 18, 1943 in Chesterfield, S.C. to the late Ardmease Matthew Foster and the late Robert E. Foster II. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Elnora Foster
Robert is survived by three sons, John M. Foster (Joy) of High Point, NC; Girard Foster (Kellie) of Collinsville, Va.; and Robert Foster, IV of Norfolk, Va.; two grandchildren, Zion-Grace Foster of Greensboro, NC; and Elijah Foster of Collinsville, Va.; and many dear relatives and friends.
Robert was a member of Grace United Presbyterian Church and was a graduate of Albert Harris Class of 1962. He retired from Miller Brewing Company and Martinsville City Schools.
The family will receive friends one half hour prior to the service and other times at 605 First St., Martinsville, Va. Funeral service will be held Friday, July 14, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at the C.R.V. Memorial Chapel at Hairston Funeral Home. Evangelist John M. Foster, officiating.
Interment will be in Carver Memorial Gardens, Martinsville, Va.
Arrangements entrusted to Hairston Funeral Home, Martinsville, Va.