William Foster

Published 5:51 pm Friday, May 22, 2020

William Leverne Foster, known as “Lil Fly,” passed away on May 19, 2020, at St. Tammy Parish Hospital in Covington, at the age of 47.

He is survived by his son, Elijah Foster; father, Leverne Spikes (Laura); brothers, Eric Foster of Houma and Demond Spikes of Denham Springs; sisters, Keshayla and Keiarra Spikes of Bogalusa, Dr. Kela Spikes of Madisonville, and Tanya Taylor of Franklinton; aunt, Delores Harry; uncle, William D. Foster, Jr., other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Julie Foster; grandmother, Doris Foster; grandfather, William D. Foster Sr.; aunt, Lena Mae Magee; uncle, Roosevelt Hawthorne; brother, La’Qonte Turner; sister, Keosha Spikes; and cousin, Milton “Charlie Brown” Harry.

There will be a drive-thru viewing at Crain and Sons Funeral Home of Bogalusa on Saturday, May 23, from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.

An intimate funeral service for family members will be held on Tuesday, May 26, at 11 a.m. at Crain and Son Funeral Home, where social distancing can be applied with Rev. Curtis Moss Jr. officiating. Due to current best practices with COVID-19, the funeral will not be open to the public.