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Robert 'Bobby' Foster

September 23, 1933 - September 14, 2017

Burial Date: September 17, 2017

September 16, 2017 – Visitation from 5pm – 7pm
Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory
September 17, 2017 – Services at 2pm
Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory, South Chapel

Robert T. ‘Bobby’ Foster, 83, of Anderson, SC, passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at AnMed Health Medical Center.

Born on September 23, 1933, Bobby was the past President of the SC Association of Public Accountants and Secretary of the Mid-Day Lions Club. He served on the SC Economic Development Board, was appointed by Governor Carol Campbell to the SC Accountancy Board, and a member of the Anderson Elks Lodge.

He was survived by his wife of 54 years, Margaret Bridges Foster; brother, Paul H. Foster, Sr. (Sherri); sister, Sue Todd (Barry), and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by father, Carl Foster; mother, Martha ‘Evie’ Foster Orr; step-father, George Orr; and brother, George Edward Orr.
Services will be held on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Sosebee Mortuary, South Chapel, at 2pm officiated by Pastor Mike Harrell and Pastor Sam Duncan. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens.

The family will be at the residence and will receive friends on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at the Mortuary from 5pm – 7pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Shiners Hospitals for Children – Greenville, 950 W. Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605, the Anderson Elk Lodge, Anderson, SC No. 1206, PO Box 718, Anderson, SC 29622-0718, or to a charity of one’s choice.

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Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory, South Chapel, is assisting the family.