Originally created 02/17/99

Mr. Ben Foulks



BATESBURG, S.C. -- Mr. Ben J. "B.J." Foulks, 85, died Sunday, Feb. 14, 1999, at Lexington Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at St. Matthews Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, Leesville, with the Rev. James Williams officiating. Burial will be in B & L Memorial Park.

Mr. Foulks, a native of Saluda County, had retired as a farmer. He was a member of St. Matthews Christian Methodist Episcopal Church.

Survivors include his wife, Katie Foulks; three sons, Lester Foulks, West Palm Beach, Fla., Willis Foulks, Batesburg, and Cleveland Foulks, Detroit; three daughters, Ester Eva, St. Petersburg, Fla., Louella Minick, Elizabeth, N.J., and Christine Harris, Johnston; and 21 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Amos and Sons Funeral Home.