Juanita Melissa Foster
Juanita Melissa Foster, 90, of Rector, Ark., passed away on November 25, 2017, at her home. She was born February 12, 1927, to Newt and Vestes Horton in Wilson, Ark.
Juanita was preceded in death by her parents, Newt Oliver Horton and Vestes Luvina Rouse; her husband, Delbert Foster; a daughter, Brenda Foster, and her sisters, Susie Egbert, Nina Doremus, Francis Dickie and Tricia Lee Horton.
She is survived by her sons, James Foster of Kennett and Michael and Pam Foster of Rector; grandchildren, Angela and Jerry Stokes of Rector and Jeff Foster of Paragould; great-grandchildren, Amber and Abbey Beck of Rector and Emma Foster of Paragould; her sisters, Dorothy and Charles Wright of Piggott and Margaret Steven of Rushville, along with other family and friends.
Visitation will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 28, at the Irby Funeral Home of Rector. The funeral will follow at 2 p.m. in the Irby chapel with Kenny Burns in charge of the service. Interment is in the Woodland Heights Cemetery, Rector.
Those who wish may sign the online condolence book at www.irbyfuneralhome.com