Garry “Bear” Mitchell Foley

Garry “Bear” Mitchell Foley, 66, of Mt. Jackson, died Thursday, January 7, 2016 at his home.

Mr. Foley was born January 5, 1950 in New Market, son of the late Lawrence Sylvester and Betty Sue Ward Foley.

He served in the United States Army in Vietnam. He was a retired stone mason.

He is survived by a daughter, Wendi Sue Moyer of Mt. Jackson; five brothers, Jamie Foley and Richard Foley both of Mt. Jackson, Michael Foley and Allan Foley both of New Market, and Larry Foley of Florida; and two grandchildren, Ryan and Autumn Summers. He is also survived by his companion, Hilda Turner of Broadway. Also surviving are his former wife, Betty Jo Foley and two step-children, Pattie Hottle and Pam Mantz.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Terry “Cy” Foley.

The family will receive friends Sunday, January 10, 2016 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dellinger Funeral Home in Mt. Jackson.

Mr. Foley has been cremated.

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One Condolence to Garry “Bear” Mitchell Foley

  1. Jamie Thomas says:

    I knew Garry from the first grade on. He was a great guy and a real character. I will never forget walking out of the
    PX at Fort Polk La. in 1970 and running into Garry.