RICHLANDS- George Odell Foy, 91, of Richlands, died Sunday, September 5, 2021 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM on Thursday at Bethany Baptist Church with Rev. Nelson Padgett officiating. Entombment will follow at the Foy Family Cemetery.
Mr. Foy was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Swinson Foy.
Survivors include his children, Pansy Foy Jones of Clayton, Melanie Foy Russell and her husband, Frankie of Myrtle Beach, Vickie Foy Hobbs and her husband, Ricky of Richlands, Betsy Foy James of Wallace, Crystal Foy Davis of Verona, Tina Foy Lowe of Richlands, Tommy Foy and his wife, Rachal of Richlands and Talbert Foy and his wife, Beverly of Maple Hill; nineteen grandchildren; and thirty-three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Thursday afternoon, prior to the service, from 2:00 until 3:00 PM at the church.