Foil, Miriam

Miriam Foil,
Catawba College, 1931.

Catwba College, 1931.

Miriam Foil’s Mont Amoena diploma, May 25, 1927.


Class of 1927

Birth: May 12, 1909, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1997, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA

Moses Alexander Foil (1862 – 1948)
Josephine Elizabeth Summer Foil (1866 – 1931)

Summer Edmund Foil (1902 – 1988)
Mary Elizabeth Foil Wallace (1903 – 1974)
Henry Harbaugh Foil (1907 – 1930)

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery
Mount Pleasant, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA

There is also a marker at:
Saint James Reformed Cemetery
Mount Pleasant, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA

Source:, # 30565138.
College photo:


The Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, NC), 5 Oct 1997, 25A.

MOUNT PLEASANT – Miss Miriam Foil 88, died Friday, October 3, 1997, at NorthEast Medical Center, Concord, NC.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Monday, October 6, 1997, at St. James United Church of Christ with Reverend Chet Byerly and Reverend Jack Crater officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends will gather at her home from 5-7 p.m. Sunday, October 5, 1997.

Miss Foil was born May 12, 1909 in Mount Pleasant, NC, a daughter of the late Dr. Moses Alexander Foil and Josephine Elizabeth Summer Foil. Miss Foil was a fifth grade school teacher, having taught at Mount Pleasant for ten years, Concord for eighteen years and Charlotte for twelve years. She was a graduate of Mont Amoena Seminary in Mount Pleasant and Catawba College in 1931. She was also a member of St. James United Church of Christ and did volunteer work at Cabarrus Memorial Hospital.

Gordon Funeral Home, Mount Pleasant, is in charge of arrangements.