Sean David Foster

September 1, 1974 ~ November 16, 2019 (age 45)


Sean "Spanky" David Foster, 45, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at his home in Conway, South Carolina. He was born on September 1, 1974 in Winston Salem, North Carolina to the late Jake Green Foster, Jr. and Evona (Stanley) Foster.

Along with his parents, Sean is preceded in passing by his sister, Wendy Newsom Pope and two brothers, Richard Newsom, Jr. and Jeffrey Keith Newsom.

Sean had an infectious laughter and a heart of gold. His outgoing personality made him the life of the party and allowed him to lead a successful career as a bartender. Sean loved to make jokes and could always put a smile on everyone’s face. He also loved to sing and have a good time. Above all else, Sean loved his family and spending time with his friends.

Left to cherish Sean’s memory are his beloved wife and soulmate, Mrs. Robin (Williams) Foster of Conway, SC; their children, Gage Cross, & Harper Hendrix; step children, Timothy Crase, Austin Crase, & Cheyenne Lorenzo; grandchildren, Emmett, & Lylah; sisters, Robin Chaudhri, & Sherry Olliges ; brothers, Russell Newsom (Cathy), Trey Foster (Michelle), & Jeffery Murphy (Courtney); as well as numerous nieces and nephews; a large, loving, extended family and many supportive friends and neighbors.

The family will gather to greet friends and celebrate Sean’s life on, Tuesday, November 19, 2019 between 6:00PM and 8:00PM at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Highway, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.

At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation directly to Burroughs Funeral Home to offset their final expenses.

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