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Obituary: Doris Cave Beard, 87, Adair Co., KY

She a member of a highly respected family. Doris Beard was a farmer, homemaker and a member of the Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church.

Doris Beard, 87, Columbia, KY, died Saturday, December 5, 2009, at 7:30am at Westlake Regional Hospital in Columiba, KY.

The funeral service will be Monday, December 7, 2009, at 1pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY with Bro Steve Willis officiating. Visitation will be after 4:30pmCT, Sunday, December 6, 2009. Burial will be in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery, 102 Mt. Carmel Cemetery RD, Columbia, KY.

Doris Beard, Adair County, KY (1921-2009)

Doris Cave Beard was born December 18, 1921. She is the daughter of the late Owen and Lou Allen Christie Cave. She died December 5, 2009, in Columbia, KY, at the age of 87 years, 11 months, and 17 days.

She was a member of the Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, a homemaker, and a farmer.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Beard, on June 4, 2007.

Survivors include the following:
  • One son: Kenneth Beard, Irving, TX

  • Two daughters and sons in law: Phyllis and Donnie Burton, Columbia, KY; and Glenna and Edward Howard, Louisville, KY

  • One sister: Ruby Scheele, Campbellsville, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Stephanie Loy, Jimmy Burris, and Allison Campbell

  • Four great grandchildren
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.
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