Ruth M. Foster, 97, of College Station, passed away Saturday, April 3, 2010 at St. Joseph Regional Health Center in Bryan. Visitation was held Monday night, April 5, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Home in Bryan. Graveside services are set for 10 a.m., Tuesday, April 6, 2010, at Bryan City Cemetery, with the Rev. Donald Swindol officiating.
She was born in Hannibal, Missouri, on July 6, 1912. Ruth was the daughter of George Wm. Albert Minor and Myrtle Shepard. She graduated high school and married Irvan F. Foster. They have one son, William I. Foster, of Bryan, TX. They moved from Hannibal to College Station in 1954 where she and her husband were supervisors at International Shoe Company in Bryan. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and housewife her whole life. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Bryan.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Irvan; sisters, Thelma and Mildred; brother, Earl; and bother her parents.
Survivors include her son, Wm. (Bill) Foster; daughter-in-law, Elizabeth M. Foster; grandchildren, Dee Dee Eggers and husband Scott, Patrick Foster and wife Margaret; great-grandchildren, Andrew Eggers and Riven Foster.Print This Obituary