John C. Foster

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John C. Foster
Member of the Georgia State Senate from the 50th district
In office
1975–1992
Personal details
Born (1935-04-02) April 2, 1935 (age 88)
Habersham County, Georgia, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
SpouseBobbie Helen Carpenter[1]
Children2[1]
Alma materPiedmont University

John C. Foster (born April 2, 1935)[1] is an American politician. He served as a Democratic member for the 50th district of the Georgia State Senate.[1]

Life and career[edit]

Foster was born in Habersham County, Georgia. He attended Piedmont University and served in the United States Army.[1]

In 1975, Foster was elected to represent the 50th district of the Georgia State Senate.[1] He was chairperson of the Senate's education committee.[2][3] He served until 1992.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Georgia Official and Statistical Register: 1981-1982" (PDF). Georgia General Assembly. Retrieved December 19, 2022.
  2. ^ "Blacks, whites work together to solve Redan overcrowding". The Atlanta Constitution. Atlanta, Georgia. October 17, 1983. p. 53. Retrieved December 19, 2022 – via Newspapers.com. Closed access icon
  3. ^ Russell Library (February 12, 2016). "John C. Foster, Reflections on Georgia Politics". University of Georgia. Retrieved December 19, 2022.
  4. ^ "John C. Foster, Sr. Papers". University of Georgia. August 5, 2013. Retrieved December 19, 2022.