She attended Hebron Baptist Church in Brooksville, Fla., and was employed as a housekeeper with Citrus Memorial Hospital for 17 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John Thomas Castelow and Nell Ann Guffey Castelow; an infant son; son, Ronnie Forester, who died in February 2011; brothers: Bill Castelow and Jerry Castelow; and a sister, Shirley Yarborough.
Survivors include her husband, Abe Forester of Floral City; four sons: John Forester (Denise) of Chatsworth, Ga., Jim Forester (Robin) of Athens, Dennis Forester of Inverness, Fla., and Ricky Forester (Melanie) of Hernado, Fla.; daughter, Linda Satterfield of Ocala, Fla.; one brother, Ralph Castelow (Jackie) of Cleveland; one sister, Ruth Ann Burchfield (Ralph) of Cleveland; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, at Grissom Funeral Home with the Rev. T.J. Green officiating.
Music will be provided by Mazelle Clark, Gary Clark and Alma Maddux.
Interment will follow in Meadow Fork Cemetery in Calhoun with John Forester, Ricky Forester, Jim Forester, Dennis Forester, Jonathan Forester, T.J. Green, and David Roland serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends Friday, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the funeral home prior to the funeral service.
To send an online condolence to the family, please visit www.grissomfh.net.