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Obituary: Joyce Foster, 64, Adair Co., KY

She was a member of a large respected Northeast Adair County Family. She leaves 25 direct living descendants.

Joyce Foster, 64 years of Allen Schoolhouse RD, Columbia, KY passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at 10:38amCT, at the Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville, KY after several weeks illness.

The funeral service will be Saturday, September 11, 2010 at 11amCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Richie Curtis the officiating clergy. Interment in the Lovedale Cemetery, 2962 Allen Schoolhouse RD, Columbia, KY. The family request visiting after 4:00 PM on Friday, September 10, 2010, at the funeral home.

Joyce Foster, Adair Co., KY (1946-2010)

Joyce Foster was born Friday, June 21, 1946. She was the daughter of the late James William "Willie" Rooks and Galena Belle Redmon Rooks, who survives. She died Wednesday, September 8, 2010, in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 64 years, 2 months, and 18 days.
  • Two sons: Jeff Foster of Columbia, KY; and Troy Foster of Guston, KY

  • Three daughters: Teresa Anderson of Dunellon, FL; Patty Brown of Russell Springs, KY, and Jennifer Miller of Russell Springs, KY

  • Two brothers: Paul Rooks of Columbia, KY and Roger Rooks of Columbia, KY

  • Ten grandchildren: Jessica Helm, Cody Foster, Austin Foster, Willie Anderson, CarlosAnderson, Annie Brown, Joey Brown, Makayla Brown, Bryan Miller, and Katie Miller

  • Ten great grandchildren

  • and a host of other relatives and friends
  • Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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