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Avis Foley, Russell Co., KY (1924-2011)

She was a native of Columbia, Adair Co., KY and a member of a large, respected family with strong ties in Russell and Adair Counties. She was a nurse's aide and a member of Clear Fork Baptist Church

Avis Foley, 86, Comanche Way, Russell Springs, KY, died at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, KY, on Monday, April 25, 2011.

Funeral services will be at 1pmCT, Thursday, April 28, 2011, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E. Steve Wariner DR, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Sullivan officiating. Burial will be in the Russell Springs Cemetery, Lake DR, Russell Springs, KY. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, at Wilson Funeral Home.

Avis Foley, Russell Co., KY (1924-2011)

She was born on Monday, July 7, 1924, in Columbia, Adair Co., KY. She was the daughter of the late Leslie Loy and Myrtie Ellen (Foley) Loy. She died on Monday, April 25, 2011, in Lexington, Fayette Co., KY, at the age of 86 years, 9 months, and 18 days.

She was a nurse's aide and was a member of Clear Fork Baptist Church.

She is survived by the following:
  • A son: Danny R. husband of Susette Foley, Russell Springs, KY

  • A daughter: Kathy, wife of Michael Flanagan, Russell Springs, KY

  • Six grandchildren

  • Five great grandchildren
The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of a contribution to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.

Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E. Steve Wariner DR, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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