Mary E. Foster, 88, of Tuckerman, died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012 at home.

She was born Dec. 17, 1923 in Jackson County. She was a retired restaurant owner. She is preceded in death by her husband, James C. Foster; one son, Bobby G. Williams; three brothers and one sister. She is survived by her two sons and three daughters-in-law, Dale and Barbara Williams, David and Barbie Williams, Lynda Williams; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives. Graveside services were held Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Sand Hill Cemetery in Auvergne. Visitation was held Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Dillinger Funeral Home in Newport. Arrangements under the direction of Comforter Funeral Home in New Boston, Texas.