PONTOTOC – Linda A. Colon Foster, 52, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. She was born March 2, 1961, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Bartlo Garcia Colon and Martha Ann Griffin Colon. She was a member of Black Zion Pentecostal Church. She worked at Franklin Corporation in Houston.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at First Pentecostal Church in Houston with the Rev. Charles Wright, the Rev. Randy Jurdon, the Rev. Greg Daniels and the Rev. Tony Baker officiating. Burial will be at Ellzey Cemetery in Vardaman. Memorial Funeral Home of Houston is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by her husband, Billy Foster of Pontotoc; one daughter, Candice Michelle Foster of Pontotoc; two sons, Timothy Foster (Ashley) of Nettleton and Jason Foster of Miami, Fla.; two grandchildren, Madalynn Minica of Nettleton and Rachel Brown of Hamilton; two sisters, Janice Bennett (Matt) of Pontotoc and Lisa Yeatman (Randall) of Woodland; one brother, William Colon of Woodland; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her daughter, Rita Foster; and her parents, Bartlo and Martha Colon.
Pallbearers will be Roy Foster Jr., Robbie Foster, Forrest Willis, Jeff Moore, Aundrey Berry, Rodney Clark and Gerald Hamblin. Honorary pallbearers will be all preachers, nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at First Pentecostal Church in Houston.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sanctuary Hospice House, 5159 W. Main St., Tupelo, MS 38801.
For online condolences visit www.memorialfuneralhomehouston.com.