Johnny Max Foster

Feb 26, 2014

Loving Husband, Father, and Grandfather

CLYDE — Johnny Max Foster, 76, of Osborne Road, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at his residence.

Johnny was a native of Blount County, Alabama, and had resided in Haywood County for 21 years.  He was preceded in going home to be with the Lord by his parents, Okey and Connie Foster; and brothers, Albert and Robert.  Johnny was a minister with Irene Parks Ministry for many years. He loved woodworking and making items for his family.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Frances Lucille Foster; six children, Janette Raulerson, of Florida, Randy Foster, of Texas, Ricky Foster, of Mississippi, Carlene Foster, Calvin Foster and Karen Wilson, all of Haywood County; one sister, Margaret Foster, of Florida; four brothers, Marvin Foster, of Alabama, Ray, Roy and Benny Foster, all of Florida; and a proud grandfather of 19 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life service will be announced by the family in the spring.

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements.  An online memorial register is available at