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Loretta Charlene Crist, 86, of Ansted, passed away Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at Ansted Center Nursing Home.
We mourn the passing of our loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. We rejoice that she is reunited with our Dad in Heaven. She was a Christian and member of Salem Road FWB Church. Loretta was a homemaker and devoted her life to her family and church.
Mom was born on May 7, 1931 to Namon and Nellie Miller Foster at Gauley Bridge, WV. She is preceded in death by her loving husband Clarence; three sisters Elena Goldsmith, Betty Zimmerman and Marrietta Foster; four brothers Namon, Jr, John, William Keith and Bobby Ray.
Those left to cherish her memory are two daughters, Delores and husband Jack Dempsey of Mt. Lookout, Debra and husband Carl Dale Osborne of Rockwell, NC; two grandsons Daniel of Indianapolis, Indiana and Matthew of Rockwell, NC; one granddaughter Heather of Hendersonville, NC; great grandchildren Jacob, Ariana and Isabelle; one brother Willo Foster of Warsaw, OH.
The family would like to express their deep appreciation to the Ansted Center for their compassionate and loving care given to our mother. Special thanks to Elizabeth Green for her friendship and loving support.
Viewing will be held from noon Sunday, January 7, 2018 until service time at 2 PM at Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home in Ansted. The service will be presided over by Pastor Jack Dempsey. Entombment will follow in the Chapel Of Rest Mausoleum at Victor.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donatios be made to the Alzheimer Association www.alz.org.
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Online condolences may be sent to wallaceandwallacefh.com.
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ansted is in charge of arrangements.
Published on January 4, 2018
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