11/16/14 108 W, 1 I - + 10 - 3 Chapel Hill Fire Chief Dies - November 15, 1931

Found while doing microfilm research. From the News & Observer, November 16, 1931. Death notice (and funeral report) for Chapel Hill Fire Chief John Lee Foister, who died on November 15. He died of heart failure. He was chief for twenty-nine years, but had been in declining health for several years. (The article doesn't advise if he was active as chief at the time of his death.) His service was conducted at the Baptist Church of Chapel Hill and he was buried in the town cemetary. His pallbearers included fire chiefs from Durham, Greensboro, and High Point. Click once or twice to enlarge:

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