Rev. Stephen Foster

Grave Marker #148

This stone is erected in Memory of
the Rev. Stephen Foster
Professor of Ancient Languages in East Tenn. College
The able Instructor of Youth
The faithful and devoted Minister of the Gospel
The Kind and affectionate Friend
He was born in Andover, Mass. Feb. 15, 1798
and amid the most eminent usefulness,
Respected, esteemed, beloved, Departed
this life Jan. 11, 1835, aged 37 years
Mysterious are Thy ways, O Lord!”