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—Mrs. Foster offering Mr. Jacobson a drink.[src]

Mrs. Foster (first name and née unknown) is a survivor of the outbreak in AMC's The Walking Dead. She is a resident of Woodbury, alongside her husband and daughter.


Location Unknown

Nothing is known about Mrs. Foster's life prior to or as the outbreak began, except that she had a husband, a daughter, and a dog.


Season 3

"Walk With Me"

She is seen walking around town with her daughter and husband. She and her family also inspect the newly acquired vehicles taken from the National Guard by the Governor and listens to his speech.

"Killer Within"

Mrs. Foster is seen walking in the street with her husband and daughter.

"Say the Word"

Mrs. Foster volunteers at the town barbecue by working at the beverage station, handing out drinks to her fellow residents, including Mr. Jacobson. She listens to the Governor's toast and then is seen skipping in the streets with her daughter.

Post-Prison Assault

Following the failed prison assault in "Welcome to the Tombs", Mrs. Foster's fate is unclear. However, she is most likely dead. It is likely she was among the Woodbury soldiers killed in the prison or among those massacred by the Governor out on the road as she was not seen with the remaining Woodburians arriving at the prison.[1]


Killed By

Mrs. Foster is among the residents shot to death inside the prison or by the Governor after refusing to return to the prison to continue fighting.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Mrs. Foster has killed.


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Appears Voice is heard
👁 Appears with no lines Appears in a flashback
Appears as a walker 🖼 Appears in a photograph/video
Appears as a corpse Appears in a hallucination/dream


  • Mrs. Foster and her family were listed as Featured Family in the scripts for the Woodbury scenes in Season 3.
  • Carol Lane Tresan referred to her character in "Say the Word" as the Sexy Bartender.
  • According to Carol Lane Tresan she was taken off the show due to her striking similarity to Sarah Wayne Callies (she also serves as a stand-in for Sarah), who portrayed Lori Grimes, who had died earlier in the season.[2]


  1. Casting directors have confirmed that any Woodbury character, extra or otherwise, not seen alive in the Season 3 finale have been assumed dead as all soldiers were killed in the prison assault and subsequent massacre.
  2. Carol Lane Tresan Interview