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Elizabeth Ann Foust

July 27, 1934 — August 1, 2023

Siler City


Elizabeth "Libby" Thompson Foust, 89, passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2023, at the SECU Jim and Betsy Bryan Hospice House, Pittsboro.

Libby was born to Ernest and Annie Thompson on July 27, 1934.  She was a member of Mt. Vernon Springs Presbyterian church where she was an elder, participated in the Zollie Martin Adult Sunday School class, was a past president of the WOC, and was a church choir member, and treasurer of the church and Sunday School class.  In addition to her church activities, Libby was a member of the ESA International Business Sorority, was a past worthy matron and member of the Siler City chapter #9 OES.  Libby loved to travel with her sister Sue and her friend Kathrine. She worked for Dr. Claude Byerly for 38 years.

Libby is survived by her son John H. Foust Jr. of Siler City, and several nieces and nephews.  She is preceded in death by her husband John "Jack" H. Foust Sr., sister Mary "Sue" T. Lampley, and brothers John Thompson and Bubby Thompson.

Visitation will be Friday, August the 4, 2023 from 6-8pm at Smith and Buckner Funeral home. Other times they will receive friends at the family home. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, August 5, 2023, at Mt. Vernon Spring Presbyterian Church with Rev. Bill Browder officiating. A graveside service will follow at 3:00 pm Saturday, at Lilesville cemetery in Lilesville, NC.

In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations to Lilesville Cemetery P.O. Box 188 Lilesville NC 28091, Mr. Vernon Springs Presbyterian Church Scholarship Fund, or the charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be made at www.smithbuckner

Smith & Buckner funeral Home is assisting the Foust family.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, August 4, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Smith & Buckner Funeral Home

230 N Second Ave, SIler City, NC 27344

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Funeral Service

Saturday, August 5, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Mt Vernon Spring Presbyterian Church

31 Melvin Clark Rd, Siler City, NC 27344

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