Robert “Digger” Weldon Foster, 85, died on Wednesday, November 17, 2016. He was born on January 26, 1927 to Robert Foster and Dora Holland Foster in the Sparks Hill Community of Hardin County. He was a retired fluorspar miner.
He is survived by a daughter: Linda (Dan) Lamar of Elizabethtown, IL; son, Dennis (Ruth Ann) Foster of Paducah, KY.; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Dora Foster; grandchild, Cody Foster; brothers, Oral, Bill, and Mack and one sister, Ina Rose.
Hardin County Funeral Service, Cox Funeral Home, is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be on Saturday November 19, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Cox Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Adams Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Adams Cemetery.