Cover photo for James David Foltz's Obituary
James David Foltz Profile Photo
1941 James 2021

James David Foltz

December 16, 1941 — April 4, 2021

James David Foltz of Potosi, Missouri was born December 16, 1941 in Hindsboro, Illinois a son to the late Gerald Foltz and Rosa Irene (Hance) Foltz. James passed at his home surrounded by loved ones after a brief battle with cancer Sunday, April 4, 2021.
James is survived by his son, James Foltz and wife Cheryl of Whitesburg, Tennessee; daughters, Cynthia Hoelscher and husband Bill of Mattoon, Illinois, Teresa McFarland of Mattoon, Illinois, Katrina Todd and husband Sean of Mattoon, Illinois; brother, Dale Foltz and wife Rhonda of Clinton, Illinois; sisters, Gloria “Cathy” Cooper and husband Marvin of Decatur, Illinois, Tina Croy and husband Steve of Windsor Illinois, Angie Kleinik and husband Kenneth of St. Elmo, Illinois, Deanne Lefler and husband Everette of Mattoon, Illinois; 10 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren; close friend, Carol White- Hampton; special friend, Donna Armistead and many loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of longtime friends.
In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by his brother, Larry Foltz.
James was a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corp having served from 1959-1965. He loved the many gifts of Mother Nature and was very skilled at woodworking. He loved fishing, bird watching, working in his yard and tending to his beautiful flower garden. He loved his family with all his heart and he will be greatly missed by those who loved him.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James David Foltz, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Family Cemetery

Douglass Rd, MO 63664

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree