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Mrs. Adelle L. Foster

05/30/1931 - 04/22/2015

Obituary for Mrs. Adelle L. Foster

Celebration of life for Ms. Adelle T. Foster Monday, April 27, 2015 11:00am Central UMC, 501 Mitchell St. Rev.Yvette D. Massey, Senior Pastor Officiating

Mrs. Adelle L. Thomas Foster was born May 30, 1931 to the late Rev. Walter W. Thomas and Mrs. Eugenia A. Anderson Thomas in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The third of five children-one boy and four girls-Adelle was preceded in death by three siblings, Florence Thomas, William Lee Thomas and Anna T. Anderson.

Educated in the Atlanta public school system, Adelle attended E. A. Ware Elementary, David T. Howard Junior High, and Carver High School. Adelle accepted Christ and joined Central at an early age. She moved to Texas for a short period, but remained a faithful Central member. She served as a Communion Steward, a member of the Cathedral Choir, and the Faith in Action Usher Board. She also worked in the Food Pantry and was a member of the United Methodist Women and the Doves

Adelle worked most of her life as a Master Beautician.

Adelle made her transition on April 22, 2015, after several years of declining health. She leaves to cherish her memory, a son, Terence Gunn; sister, Jeanette (Nathaniel) Copeland; grandson, Davonne (Raven) Gunn ; great grandchildren; Aliyah and Dominic Gunn; two nephews, Wayne (Terri) Copeland and Wendell Andrews; two nieces, Natalie (Ron) Hope and Cheryl (Terrence) Talbot; a host of other relatives and friends.Grissom-Clark Funeral 404-373-3191

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