Lida Ellen Baggett

July 20, 1942 - January 8, 2022
Lida Ellen Baggett

Lida Ellen Baggett, 79, died on January 7, 2022, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Born in Sneedsferry, NC on July 20, 1942, she was the daughter of Roy Foster and Ruth Smith Foster. Lida resided in Leland, NC and had attended Dixon Elementary and Middle Schools.

Mrs. Baggett was employed in the past at The Commons of Brightmore, The Country Kitchen, Morrisons and Davis Nursing Home.

She was a member of Bridge of Life Community Church.

Lida is survived by her sons Richard Foster (Dawn) of Boston, MA and Ervin Foster (Angela) of Leland, NC; grandchildren: Adam Foster (Ashely), Scott Foster, Amanda Foster and Renee Foster; great-grandchildren: Micah Foster, Maeve Foster and Molly Foster; sisters: Unice Monroe, Pauline Nobel and Effie Moretti; and brother Buddy Foster.

She is predeceased by her father, Roy Foster; mother, Ruth Smith; sister, Bell Smith; brother, James Foster; and two grandsons, Richie Foster, and Danny Foster.

Friends and relatives are invited to attend a memorial service to be held on Friday, January 14, 2022, at 12:00 Noon with Pastor Jerome Bullard officiating at Bridge of Life Community Church, Leland, NC.

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  • January 12, 2022
    Evelyn Justice says:
    We will miss you but so glad you are well and rejoicing with our Lord and not on ventilators, tubes in pain. Comfort and peace for the family ❤️

  • January 13, 2022
    Adam Foster says:
    Glad you're not suffering no more really going to miss the fishing trips and hearing you tell me I need to stop losing weight and to eat more I Love You.

  • January 13, 2022
    James justice says:
    She was a great lady and was loved by all who new her she will be greatly missed but I'm so thankful she's not in pain anymore. I'm glad she's in the arms of Jesus

  • January 13, 2022
    Marsha Long lit a candle:
    Lit since January 13, 2022 at 1:17:52 AM

  • January 13, 2022
    Ashley Creech-Foster says:
    Great lady and great Memaw, she loved everyone and did anything she could for you. I'm going to miss you, but I know you're surrounded by love in the arms of Jesus. ❤