Foster C. Halford went to be with his Lord on Nov. 24 in Minden. He was born on Feb. 23, 1933 in Ione, Arkansas.
He graduated from Mansfield High School In Mansfield, Arkansas. He was a veteran of the Korean War where he served as a medic.
After his time in the Army, he married and raised a family in California. His vocation during that time was as an optician.
In 2001, he married Betty C. Scheffer and moved to Minden. He was very active in his Sunday School class at First Baptist Minden and served on various committees.