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Della Irene Foster, 96
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McMinnville resident and Warren County native Della Irene Foster, 96, was born July 1, 1920 and died Dec. 18 at her residence following a sudden illness.
Retired from McMinnville Garment Company where she worked for 27 years and a member of East End Church of Christ, she was the daughter of the late James Perry and Lillie Newby Mullican. She was married April 26, 1934 to Herbert Lawrence Foster, who preceded her in death on April 6, 2002. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by son, Carlos Foster.
She is survived by daughter, Barbara Agee of Dyersburg; four grandchildren, Teresa Foster of Morrison, Rick Foster of Hawaii, Jeff Agee of Dyersburg and Jennifer Taylor of Readyville; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral service was held Tuesday, Dec. 20 in High’s Chapel with Kevin Key officiating. Burial followed at Bethlehem Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at
High Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.