Originally created 02/15/99

Mrs. Gracie Foriest



NEW YORK -- Mrs. Gracie Nero Foriest, of 550 Greene Ave., Brooklyn, died Tuesday, Feb. 9, 1999, at Brooklyn Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 4 p.m. today at Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Talatha Community, Aiken, with the Rev. Joseph Cook officiating.

Mrs. Foriest, a native of Aiken County, had lived in New York most of her life. She was a member of Order of the Eastern Star and Greater Rose of Sharon Chapter 727. She was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church and attended Shilo Baptist Church, Brooklyn.

Survivors include two daughters, Patricia Fortune, Brooklyn, and Justine Wilson, New Jersey; a brother, Murray Nero, West Chester; a sister, Susan Madalion, Philadelphia; and a grandchild.

Jackson-Brooks Funeral Home, Aiken, is in charge of arrangements.