Following is a transcription of the above person's (TN) obituary from The Dickson County Herald of Dickson, TN, dated Friday, January 22, 1909:
The remains of F. J. Foster, who died in Charlotte, were interred in Union Cemetery at this place Tuesday afternoon. Deceased, who was a middle aged man, came to this state a year or more ago. Recently he became violently insane and had to be confined in the county jail preparatory to the completion of arrangements for getting him into the State Asylum for the Insane. He was a victim of consumption which carried him off. He leaves a wife and two children who reside near town.
Initial transcription by Stan Magnesen. Verified and prepared for the Web by Vanessa Slea.