John Foster, Jr., 84, of Orange, passed away Nov. 9, at his residence in Orange.

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM, Thursday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. John Warren. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Orange. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 PM, Wednesday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.

Born in Homer, La, Oct. 18, 1931, John Foster was the son of John Adolphus Foster Sr. and Iryne (West) Foster. In John’s younger days he enjoyed playing golf and earned a degree in Journalism. He was a former member of Orange Jaycees and VFW.

John Foster was preceded in death by his wife Jeannett Foster and his parents.

He is survived by his nephew, Troy Holbrook, of Orange; niece, Stacey Holbrook, of Hamburg, Ar; great-niece, Veronica Holbrook, of Arkansas and his great-nephews, Adrian Scott Moore and Ian Moore, both of Arkansas.