Carl Dean Foster, Sr., age 74, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, December 2, 2020 in Mena. He was born on October 24, 1946 in Montgomery County, Arkansas to the late Jasper and Cornelia (Wilhite) Foster.
Carl liked to hunt and fish, and enjoyed cooking. He worked at the airport and loved painting cars and airplanes. His favorite past time was sitting on his front porch. He will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his son, Carl Dean “Tooter” Foster, Jr; grandchildren, Dylan Foster and wife Shaaylyne, Ashli Kincaid, Colten Foster, Hailey Breseman, and Maci Breseman-Rhodes; great-grandchildren, Payton Foster, Jay-Paul Foster, Ava Foster, Raven Kincaid, and Zadion Kincaid; and sisters, Annie Faye Scheeler and husband Robert, and Donna Cogburn. Carl is preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Jerry Foster; sister, Nettie Cross; and companion, Janet Hammett.
A graveside funeral service will be held at 2 pm Saturday, December 5, 2020 at Brushy Cemetery in Oden, Arkansas. Honorary pallbearers are Art Shirley, Mike Cross, Eddie Cross, Rick Foster, and Larry Scheeler. Services are under the direction of Beasley Wood Funeral Home.
Due to Covid-19, the family asks that masks and social distancing guidelines be followed at the service.