EDDIE LEE FORSTER died Oct. 21, 2020, at the residence. He was a self-employed welder who enjoyed farming, his animals, and fishing. He loved his family and spending time with his grandchildren. Predeceasing him were parents Frankie and Irene Forster, brothers James Forster and Clayburn Forster, and brother-in-law Wilson Armstrong.
Surviving are wife Vickie Hamm Forster; sons Brandon (Nicole) Forster, Jordan (Tabitha) Forster; grandchildren Brantley Forster, Ellie Forster, Preston Forster, Owen Forster; siblings Ben (Wanda) Forster, Debra F. Armstrong.
Greg Stone and Mike Murphree officiated the 11 a.m. service held Oct. 23 at Blount County/Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at Nectar Cemetery with Brandon Forster, Jordan Forster, David Gargus, Sherman Murphree, Mike Robinette, and Bryan McCoy serving as pallbearers.