Russell Franklin Foster, 79, of Bastrop, Texas, passed away on February 5, 2021 in Round Rock, Texas.
Russell was born in Yantis, Texas to Clyde and Pauline Foster on January 20, 1942. He attended school in Yantis, Texas. Russell married Caroline Foster on August 26, 1966 and stayed married for 54 wonderful years.
Russell worked at Air Products and Chemicals for over 31 years as a plant supervisor. He also served in the Texas National Guard from 1964-1968. Russell also belonged to the Masonic Lodge.
Russell enjoyed volunteering at the Bastrop Little League helping build some of the fields kids still play on today. He also enjoyed going for long rides in the country with Caroline and his dog, Mikey. After retirement, Russell enjoyed traveling throughout the United States with his travel trailer seeing the sights with Caroline and cousin Jerry and Quita Burchfield.
Russell is survived by his wife, Caroline Foster, Son Robert Foster and daughter-in-law Bonnie, granddaughter, Lacey London, grandsons Chayce and Roman Foster, sister Gwen Higgins and brother-in-law Roy Higgins, Sister Junell Ross, and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Russell was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Pauline Foster, son Paul Foster, and cousins Terry Nolan and Jerry Burchfield.
Due to COVID-19, no services will be held.