Ms. Billie Weymouth Foster, age 78, of Jefferson, passed away Saturday, January l4, 2023 at Ashe Memorial Hospital. Born December 1, 1944 in Watauga County. She was a daughter of William Hugh and Lyla Barnett Foster. Growing up in Blowing Rock Billie developed her love of reading. She obtained her Master's Degree in English from Appalachian State University. For a time she was employed as a secretary by the Town of Boone and later retired from her career as an English Teacher from Catawba Technical Institute in Hickory.
Billie is survived by her sisters, Cissie Foster Dotson and husband, Denver, of Kernersville and Julia Foster and husband, Ernest Roten of Sparta. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Celebration of Life services will be private.
In memory of Billie, the family suggests memorials to the Watauga County Humane Society, PO Box 1835, Boone, NC 28607.
Online condolences may be shared at the website www.austandbarnesfuneralhome.com
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Foster family