Bronté Charles Foster

September 19, 1933 - March 14, 2024

Bronté Charles Foster, 90, of Radford, passed away on March 14, 2024. Bronté was born and raised in Grundy, Va., a graduate of Radford College and a lifelong member of Unity Christian Church (formerly First Christian Church). She was a devoted wife, mother, homemaker, and considered a mother by many. 

She was preceded in death by her parents Roy and Amanda Rife Charles; husband, Robert Lee Foster, Jr.; daughter, Augusta “Gussie” Foster Kennedy; sister, Mona Charles Black; and her brother, Ransom Gale Charles.

She is survived by her daughters and son-in-law, Vanessa Abbott (Douglas), and Mona Melissa “Missie” Foster; son-in-law, George Kennedy; grandchildren, Matthew Kennedy (Holly), Sarah Kennedy, Laura Abbott and Allyn Abbott; great-grandchildren, Jack and Bishop Kennedy; and many other family members and special friends.

A celebration of life will be held 11 a.m. on Monday, June 3, 2024, at Unity Christian Church with Rev. Wendy Wilson officiating. A reception will follow in the church fellowship hall.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Unity Christian Church, 400 Tyler Avenue, Radford, VA 24141.

The Foster family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford, Virginia.