Mrs. Bennie Mae Combs Foster was born on April 4, 1932 in Americus, Sumter County, Georgia to the parentage of the late Mr. Bennie Combs and the late Mrs. Zula Mae Warren Combs. She was educated in the public schools of Sumter County, graduating from A.S. Staley High School. She was a faithful member of the Guilfield Primitive Baptist Church where she served on the Committee board. She was employed and retired from Kinder Manufacturing Company. She was married to the late Mr. Curtis Foster, Sr. She is also preceded in death by two sons, Curtis Foster Jr. and Donald Foster and two siblings, Elder George Combs and Mr. Franklin Combs.
She leaves to mourn her passing one son, Mr. Marvin Foster, Montgomery, AL; three daughters, Ms. Katrina Jones, Ms. Karen Michelle Foster and Ms. Sharon Nechelle Foster all of Americus, GA; one sister, Mrs. Bernice Smothers (Frank) Wiley, Americus, GA; one daughter-in-law, Ms. Angela Foster; two sisters-in-law, Ms. Betty Sue Combs, Americus, GA and Ms. Gladys Foster, Cordele, GA; one aunt, Mrs. Minnie Richards, Bronx, New York; three grandchildren, Natosha Foster, Marlin Foster and Arriana Foster; two great grandchildren; Caleb and Khloe; a devoted nephew, Pastor Shawn Smothers; a god-daughter, Ms. Kimberly Banks, Atlanta, GA; devoted neighbors the Wilson Family; and a host of devoted nieces, nephews and cousins other relatives and friends also survive.