Danny Ray Foster was born in Hillsboro, Texas, May 17, 1954, to the parentage of the late James Willie Foster, Sr. and Pearlean Foster. He was also preceded in death by brothers, Willie Lee Foster, Robert Earl Foster, James Willie Foster, Jr. and John L. Foster; and sisters, Annie Ruth (Foster) Brooks, Dorothy J. (Foster) Wright, Vearlean (Foster) Johnson and Allie Mae (Foster) Applewhite.
Danny Ray accepted Christ at an early age. When Danny moved to Dallas, he became a member Christ Way Missionary Baptist Church. While in Dallas, Danny attended South Oak Cliff High School and worked with various companies in the Dallas Fort Worth area. Danny was known for his tall statue and his infectious laugh and everyone that knew him admired his love for sports and sport cars.
“We are confident, I Say, and would prefer to be away from the body and at home with the Lord.” 2 Corinthians 5:8.
On April 8, 2022, Danny’s earthly journey came to an end. He leaves to cherish his memories: one daughter, Melissa Dawn Martinez; three sisters, Joyce Marie Lewis (Prince) of Los Angeles, California, Mamie Lee Sanders of Cedar Hill, Texas, and Sharon Sheffield of Dallas, Texas; two brothers, Edward Lee Foster and Blendell Foster (Abigail), all of Dallas, Texas; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.