Vinia Fleming “Jimmie” Foster

Vinia Fleming “Jimmie” Foster

December 27, 2022, 88, Goldsboro –

Vinia Fleming “Jimmie” Foster, 88, passed away on Tuesday, December 27, 2022, at her home. Born in McMinn County, Tennessee on March 21, 1934, she was the daughter of the late George L. and Venie Newman Fleming.

In addition to her parents, Jimmie was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Alvin Foster; daughter, Lea Hubbard; sister, Aline Moore; and brothers, Leroy Fleming and Carl Fleming.

Jimmie is survived by her daughter, Kimberly Jordan, and husband, Sam of Franklinton; sons, Michael Foster, and wife, Karin of Pennsylvania and Carl Foster of Goldsboro; sister, Mildred Love of Tennessee; and brother, Bryan Fleming of Virginia; grandchildren, Dana Whaley, Michael Foster, David Thornton, Amber Rodriguez, Seth Jordan, and MacKenzie Jordan; great-grandchildren, Gabriel Whaley and Hannah Whaley; and several nieces and nephews.

Family was paramount to Jimmie. She was a faithful wife to her husband and a dutiful daughter to her parents. Jimmie was a beloved mother and grandmother to her children and grandchildren. She will be missed by all who knew her loving spirit.

A service to celebrate Jimmie’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 5, 2023, in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home with Rev. Andy Stovall officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. during the hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to American Heart Association, 5001 S Miami Blvd #300, Durham, NC 27703.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Online condolences may be expressed at