Tressie Lee Foster, 68, of Columbia, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005, at Columbia.
Born March 25, 1937, at Edwards, Miss., she was a daughter of the late Joseph Thomas and Rosie Brister Thomas.
She married Rayfield Foster who preceded her in death.
Survivors include six sons, Robert Foster and Rayfield Foster Jr., both of Columbia, Charles Foster, William Foster and Carl Foster, all of New York state and Anthony Foster of LaSalle, Ind.; five daughters, Gladys Foster, Willie Belle Foster, Regina Foster, Mary Foster and JoAnn Foster, all of Columbia; two brothers, James Thomas of Hayti, Mo. and Elder Roosevelt Thomas of Memphis, Tenn.; two sister, Verlean Thomas Noel of Arlington, Tenn. and Vatter Thomas Johnson of Memphis; and 46 grandchildren.
Visitation will be 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, at John W. German Funeral Home in Hayti.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the John W. German Chapel with Elder Roosevelt Thomas officiating.
Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery at Hayti.