Edited the description of Robert Joseph Pershing Foster: The son of schoolteachers Robert Foster grew up in Monroe, Louisiana, attended Monroe Colored High and graduated from Morehouse College in Atlanta. hedated and eventually married Alice Clement, the daughter of the president of Morehouse in 1941. While his wife went to New York, to study music at Julliard, he went to Nashville to attend Meharry Medical College. By 1953, he had completed a post-war tour as an Army captain in Austria and decided upon Los Angeles as the place to set up practice and raise his family. He became a prominent doctor in Los Angeles and the personal physcian to singer Ray Charles.