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Retired farmer

 Arnold C. Foster

   SEYMOUR Arnold C. Foster, 79, of Seymour died at 1:21 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2001, at Memorial Hospital.
   Mr. Foster was a farmer for 48 years and also worked at Reeves Pulley for 12 years, retiring from both in 1981. He was a World War II veteran of the Army and a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, . Lutheran Layman's League and the American Legion.
   The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Myers Funeral Service, Burkholder Chapel, with the Revs. Ralph Blomenberg and Jimmy Rodriguez officiating. Calling will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday and from 10 a.m. until time of service Monday. Burial will be at Emanuel Lutheran Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be conducted by members of the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars and Vietnam Veterans.
   Memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church, Trinity Lutheran High School or the donor's choice of charities.
   Mr. Foster was born in Jennings County June 28, 1922, the son of Frank and Margie Carpenter Foster. He married Alice C. Breitfield March 9, 1943, in Jeffersonville. She survives.
   Other survivors include a daughter, Linda G. Roberts of Greensburg; a son, David L. Foster of North Vernon; a brother, Morris D. Foster of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother, Russell Foster, and a sister, Kathleen Foster Corrington.

[The Republic, Columbus, IN, 10 Nov 2001, Sat, Page 5]

Arnold C. Foster

  The funeral for Arnold C. Foster, 79, of Seymour was Monday at Myers Funeral Service, Burkholder Chapel, in Seymour with the Revs. Ralph Blomenberg and Jimmy Rodriguez officiating. Organist was Virginia Ernest.
   Burial was at Emanuel Lutheran Cemetery. Pallbearers were William R., Roger and William J. Foster, Larry Carmichael, Dennis Huber and Norman Mills.
   Mr. Foster died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2001, at Memorial Hospital in Seymour.

[The Republic, Columbus, IN, 15 Nov 2001, Thu, Page 5]

Grave markers for Arnold C. Foster in Emanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Dudleytown (Jackson county), Tennessee.

Arnold was born 29 June 1922 in Marion Township (Jennings county), TN the third child of Frank and Margie (nee Carpenter) Foster.




Arnold registered for the draft in Seymour, IN on 30 June 1942

Arnold died as a result of multiple closed chest injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.



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