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James Bryant Foster Sr.

James Bryant Foster

James Bryant Foster, Sr., age 93, of Summertown, TN passed away Saturday, June 23, 2018 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg.

He was a native of Lawrence County, TN, retired from Stauffer Chemical Company, and a member of Summertown Church of Christ where he served as an Elder for 40 years.  Mr. Foster was also a member of the Summertown Civic Club and the overseer of Summertown Cemetery.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Cyrus and Thelma Bryant Foster; his wife, Elois Foster; and three sisters, Marie Buie, Ethelene Staggs, and Sue Taylor.

He is survived by one daughter: Evelyn Overmars (John), Warsaw, IN; two sons: James Bryant Foster, Jr., Summertown, TN,  Kevin Foster (Tammy), Lawrenceburg; one brother: Reese Foster, Summertown, TN; two sisters: Helen Ashworth, Summertown, TN, Mildred Brown, Columbia, TN; eight grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren.

Funeral services for James Bryant Foster were conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2018, with Ricky Glass and Jeff Durham officiating. Interment followed at Summertown Cemetery in Summertown, TN. Condolences may be sent by way of our website at

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