Jane (Johnson) Foreman

Born: Sun., Oct. 5, 1941
Died: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Jan. 18, 2019
Location: Hart Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Jan. 19, 2019
Location: First Baptist Church

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Mrs. Esther Jane Johnson Foreman, age 77, of Blackshear, passed away Wednesday evening (1/16/19) at her daughter’s residence in Pierce County following an extended illness.

Born October 5, 1941 in Blackshear, she was a daughter of the late Carl Thomas and Jessie Davis Johnson.  She is a lifelong resident of Pierce County and was retired from Milliken & Company in Alma as an equipment operator.  She has been a cashier at Wall’s IGA in Blackshear for over 15 years.

She was a member of First Baptist Church in Blackshear and attended Sunday School with the Bible Book Club. She was also a faithful member of Faith Riders, always willing to be a witness of her faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Robert “Bobby” Foreman, Sr.; and a son-in-law, David Taylor.  

Survivors include her five children, Jim Foreman of Blackshear, Carl Foreman (wife Lisa) of Linden, N.C., Hal Foreman (wife Alisa) of Blackshear, Angie Taylor (fiancé Dr. Casey Kimbrell) of Mershon, and Claire Deal (husband Derreck) of Blackshear; eight grandchildren, Andrew Foreman, Kacie Foreman, and Emily Foreman, all of Linden, N.C., Brandon Foreman (wife Ashley) of Waycross, Brittney King (husband Shawn), Marlee Wilson, Cheryl Jessiana “C.J.” Bland, and Hunter Deal, all of Blackshear; four great grandchildren, Abbie Foreman of Waycross, Mason Wilson, Easton King, and Kadence Walker, all of Blackshear; and many friends and other relatives.

 A funeral service will take place Saturday (1/19/19) at 2 PM at First Baptist Church in Blackshear. Burial will follow in the Blackshear City Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Friday evening (1/18/19) from 6-8 PM at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Hospice Satilla, 808 Evergreen Way, Waycross, Georgia 31501 or to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital,  501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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Pamela & Steve Hudson
   Posted Thu January 17, 2019
Jane was a gift to our little community. Her kindness, generosity and always cheerful spirit will be missed. We all loved her very much. Deepest sympathies to all her family. May the LORD bless and keep you in His loving Arms.

Nell farr
   Posted Thu January 17, 2019
What a special lady that was loved 12by everyone that knew her. Always had a smile for everyone. Our loss is Heaven’s gain. Thoughts & Prayers

Patsy W. Griffin
   Posted Thu January 17, 2019
We are so sad to hear of Jane's death. Had known her all of my life. She and my sister Bobbie were friends growing up. Bobbie passed away last Sept. and she was also, 77 yrs old. We always have loved Jane. She was a good person. She will be missed.

Barbara Smith-Fischer
   Posted Thu January 17, 2019
I am saddened to read of Jane’s passing, she had a smile and time for everyone she met. I consider myself blessed to have known her.

Katelyn Walker
   Posted Thu January 17, 2019
To the Family of such a Sweet wonderful Lady, Mrs. Jane, You all are in my thoughts and prayers. She surely was the sunlight to me on many days. I enjoyed working at Walls IGA, because she was always there to make me laugh and smile. God surelu gained a beautiful angel ! 💙

   Posted Thu January 17, 2019
So sorry for your loss.

Dean Broome
   Posted Fri January 18, 2019
Jane touched hundreds of lives with her unfailing smiles and friendly greetings. She will be greatly missed.

Avis Harris
   Posted Fri January 18, 2019
I am saddened to hear of Mrs. Jane's passing. She always brightened my day when I went through her line at Wall's IGA. I am praying for the Lord to comfort you with His grace and mercy.

Linda Sweat
   Posted Fri January 18, 2019
Truly sadden to hear of Ms. Jane’s passing. She was such a lovely person. Always greeted with a smile, calling you by your name, how are you and she meant it… I will miss her kindness and thoughtfulness. We will keep you and your family in our prayers.

Chuck and Janet Wright
   Posted Fri January 18, 2019
Our condolences Angie and Jim for the loss of your mother. John 3:16 For God so loved the world,that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. I pray that this gives you comfort. Love Chuck and Janet Wright.

Beth Neville
   Posted Fri January 18, 2019
Jane, will be truly missed. I remember us playing together as kids and was one of my best friends. My thoughts and prayers are with you kids. Love you Jane.

Brenda Waters
   Posted Fri January 18, 2019
What a special lady always thinking of others. That beautiful smile & laugh were priceless. So glad to call her my friend. May fond memories comfort you during these difficult days.
Love to all.

Teresa Griffin Bowen
   Posted Fri January 18, 2019
I am so very sorry dear Foreman Family upon the loss of Ms Jane. One of the kindest ladies I have ever known. Please know you are all loved and your loss is shared.

Elizabeth Aldridge
   Posted Sat January 19, 2019
I am so sorry for your family's loss. She was a really nice lady and she will be missed alot. May you find comfort in knowing that she is in good hands of our Lord.

Debbie Shifflett
   Posted Sat January 19, 2019
I was so sad to hear of Ms Foreman's passing. I met her through her son Carl. She was a special lady and will be sadly missed. Prayers to her family!

Katherine Crews
   Posted Sat January 19, 2019
I am so sorry for the loss of your mother, mother-in-law and grandmother! Unfortunately, we have all experienced a great deal of loss in the last year. I pray you find peace and rest in the arms of your Heavenly Father where I know your sweet mama is today, no more pain in this painful world! May your family surround you in God’s love and you draw together during this difficult time! Blessings to you and yours!

Kurt & Christy (Marr) Hawkins
   Posted Sat January 26, 2019
Praying for Peace & Comfort for the Family as a whole! Mrs. Jane was always “A Breath if Fresh Air” with a Smile on her Face! We Loved her dearly. May the many Memories bring a Smile in the times ahead.

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