Paula Foster Capozzi

Published 11:03pm Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Paula Foster Capozzi, 45, of Tryon, passed away Monday, Dec. 16, 2013.

Born in Polk County, she was the daughter of Linda Greene of Tryon and the late Harold Foster.

A 1985 graduate of Tryon High School, she attended Western Carolina University completing a bachelor’s degree in business. Paula was an active volunteer with Meals on Wheels and Operation Christmas Child.

Surviving besides her mother are: her husband, Robert F. Capozzi; two sons, Anthony Pereira of Tryon and Zane Capozzi of the home; twin daughters, Cameron and Ashton Capozzi, both of the home. Also surviving are a brother, Will Foster of Tryon and her maternal Grandmother Frances Greene of Tryon.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013 in the McFarland Funeral Chapel, Tryon, with Rev. Michael Keel officiating. Memorials may be made to Samaritan’s Purse, P.O. Box 3000 Boone, N.C. 28607

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