Carl W. Foster Jr.

Published 7:06 pm Friday, August 23, 2019

Mr. Carl Wilson Foster Jr., age 52, a resident of Pamlico Beach, passed away Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019.

A funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven and will be conducted by Dean Fulford Jr. and Eric Hill.

Burial will follow in Ryder Hill Cemetery in the Pamlico Beach community. Robbie Payne, Toby Sawyer, Shane “Wilson” Foster, Peabody Lott, Carl Willie Lott and Jeremy Lott will serve as pallbearers.

Mr. Foster was born May 29, 1967, in Beaufort County to Carl Wilson Foster Sr. and the late Betty Jean Asby Foster. He was a lifetime commercial fisherman.

Survivors include his father, Carl Wilson Foster Sr., of Belhaven; two daughters, Heather Sawyer and husband Toby, of Bath, Carla McArthur and husband Rick, of Bath; three sons, Stephen Foster, of Bath, Shane “Wilson” Foster and Beth Silverthorne, of Plymouth, Cameron Merritt, of Bath; one brother, William Major Foster Sr., of Pamlico Beach; one sister, Betty Faye Foster Lott and husband Ronnie “Peabody,” of Brunswick, Georgia; and 13 grandchildren, Hayden Sawyer, Bently Sawyer, Jacob Sawyer, Cross Sawyer, Elizabeth Bland, Landon McArthur, Luke “Scoot” McArthur, Lane “Hoss” McArthur, Cody Foster, Kristina Foster, Kandace Foster, Leah Foster and Remy Foster. He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Emily Foster, and nephew, Little William Foster Jr.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, at Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven and other times at the home of Betty Faye Foster Lott, 2395 Old Pamlico Beach Road West, Belhaven, NC 27810.

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Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven is honored to serve the Foster family.