Foose – Eliza Harrell Foose, age 90, of Starke, Florida passed away on July 6, 2011 at Windsor Manor Nursing Home with family by her side. She was born in Suwannee County, FL on November 16, 1920 to the late George W. Harrell and Mollie Gray-Harrell. Eliza was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Starke, FL and she attended the one-room Boatdrain School in Bradford County before her parents relocated to Lake City, FL. Eliza lived many years in Lake City before returning to her Bradford County family in 1979. Eliza was preceded in death by her husband, Moses Andrew Foose; her brothers, Frank and James Harrell; and her sisters, Callie Gainey and Cherry Guynn.
Eliza had no children but loved her pets and is survived by a large extended family of nieces and nephews as follows, Linda G. Cribbs, Iris Ludwig, and Gerald T. Gainey of Starke; Peggy Hall, Gilbert and Andrew Rossi, and Shirley Patterson of Jacksonville; Mary Guynn of Lake City; Christine Black and Catherine Vanchoff of Lakeland and many great nieces and nephews.
Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at Grace Baptist Church at 10:00 am with Pastor Dick Dixon officiating. Arrangements are under the care and direction of ARCHIE TANNER FUNERAL SERVICES, Starke, FL. 904-964-5757.