James E. "Jimmy" Foster Sr.

October 24, 1952 - March 30, 2021
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James E. Foster, Sr. (Jimmy), passed away in Sarasota, FL on March 30, 2021.  Age 68.  Jimmy was born on October 24, 1952 to Jack and Betty Foster in Atlanta, GA.  He and his Dad along with his two brothers relocated to Florida in 1958.  Jimmy is a graduate of Manatee High School and went on to receive his Real Estate Brokers license and his CCIM designation and worked in real estate for 47 years.

Jimmy enjoyed fishing, boating, hunting, golfing, and spending time with his family and friends.  He especially enjoyed attending his grandson’s baseball games and his granddaughter’s dance recitals.

He is survived by his wife Sandy Foster, son J.J. Foster, daughter-in law Natalie Foster, grandchildren Tyler and Mya Foster, brothers John Foster and Steve Foster, aunt Beth Foster, cousins Karen Foster Anthony, Charles Foster, and Andrew Foster, and his little dog and loyal companion Missy.

Jimmy will be remembered as a loving husband, an adored father, and an amazing papa. He was also a caring brother and a good nephew. He was a big influence on many young people’s lives that he fondly referred to as “his boys”.

A visitation will be held on April 9th, 2021 from 1PM to 2PM with a funeral service beginning at 2PM at Farley Funeral Home located at 265 South Nokomis Avenue, Venice, FL 34285.

A celebration of Jimmy’s life will be at J.J. and Natalie’s home following the service. 706 Albee Farm Road North, Nokomis FL 34275

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, April 9, 2021

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Farley Funeral Home - Venice Chapel

Address:

265 Nokomis Avenue South
Venice, FL 34285

Service Information

Date: Friday, April 9, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Farley Funeral Home - Venice Chapel

Address:

265 Nokomis Avenue South
Venice, FL 34285

Reception Information

Date: Friday, April 9, 2021

Time: 4:00 pm

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A gathering will be held at J.J. and Natalie Foster’s home following the service. The address is 706 Albee Farm Road North, Nokomis, FL 34275


 

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Born: October 24, 1952
Died: March 30, 2021

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MONIQUE BUEHRER posted on 4/9/21

SANDY, I'M SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT JIMMYS PASSING. I JUST WANTED YOU TO KNOW I'M THINKING ABOUT YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.

 

Lisa Rees posted on 4/8/21

JJ and Natalie, Tyler and Mya, We are so sorry for the loss of your dear father and grandfather. We offer our deepest condolences, love and prayers for your family. Sincerely Lisa and Richard Rees

 

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