Student, Murray State University, Kentucky, since 1986.
Reporter, photographer Calvert (Calvert City, Kentucky) News, 1968-1972, Tribune-Courier, Benton, Kentucky, 1972-1977, Tribune-Courier and Leisure Scene, Benton, since 1980, editor, 1980-1987, Marshall Messenger, Benton, 1977-1979. Editor, director, owner Photo/News/Promotions, Calvert, since 1987.
Member Kentucky Press Women Inc. (president 1983), Kentucky Press Association (director, award 1986), W. Kentucky Press Association (president 1983), Business and Professional Women (Woman of Achievement 1987), National Association Female Executives.
Married Ray Foust Junior, October 7, 1950. Children: Donna Foust Townsend, Jackie Foust Bader, Terrie Foust White, Dennis.