Sarah Ann Foster, 81, of Van Buren died Saturday, April 14, 2018, at a local hospital. She was a homemaker. She was a resident of Van Buren since 1989 and a member of Concord Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Oral V. Foster; both her parents, Wilbur Gregory and Edith (Presswood) Gregory; and one son-in-law, Kevan Baker.

Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

She is survived by five daughters, Debra Baker of Southhaven Miss., Linda Hagen and husband John of Van Buren, Patricia Foster of Van Buren, Jamie Foster and friend Billy Rust of Spiro and Andrea Tripp and husband Bill of West Plains, Mo.; and five grandchildren, Jeremy Foster, Austen Baker, Sierra Laddusaw, Christopher Hagen and Venson Hicks.

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