JOSEPH C. FOISTER, JR., age 77, of Jefferson City, TN passed away Sunday, February 16, 2020 at Serenity House in Morristown with his wife by his side. He was a member of Community Chapel Freewill Baptist Church, and retired from Jefferson City Fire Department with 25 years of service. Preceded in death by daughter, Elisa Simerly; parents, Clarence “Dink” and Margaret Foister; sister, Betty Jo Howell; brother, Carl Foister. He is survived by his wife, Diane Foister; sons, Joseph C. Foister III, William Thomas Lee Foister; grandchildren, Kevin, Brandi, Jada, Alex, Tyler and Makena; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Murlin Foister, Stephen Foister; sisters, Elizabeth Sinard, Deborah Miller; several nieces and nephews; and a special mention of Tonda Slusarski. Funeral service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Farrar Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Caldwell and Rev. Chris Howell officiating. Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. prior to the service. Family and friends will gather at Jefferson Memorial Gardens at 10:45 a.m. on Thursday morning for an 11:00 a.m. graveside interment service.
Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home in Jefferson City, TN 865-475-3892