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Jewell Beard, Taylor Co., KY ( 1927-2014)

She was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of her death. She was the daughter of of the late Roy W. Sexton and Pearl Elizabeth Dixon Sexton. She was the widow of Rev. Shiley Beard. She leaves 15 direct living descendants. She was a childcare provider. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville First Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
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Jewell Beard, 86, of Campbellsville, died at 10amET, Friday, April 4, 2014 in Campbellsville.

Funeral services will be at 12pmCT/1pmET, Monday, April 7, 2014 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Freddie Norris and Rev. Wayne Brooks. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old U.S. 68, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 8am-12pmCT/9am-1pmET, at the funeral home.

Jewell Beard, Taylor Co., KY ( 1927-2014)

Jewell Beard was the daughter of the late Roy W. Sexton and Pearl Elizabeth Dixon Sexton. She was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, Sunday, December 4, 1927. She died Friday, April 4, 2014 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 86 years, 4 months.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville First Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

She was a childcare provider.

She united in marriage to Rev. Shiley Beard in 1945. He preceded her in death April 18, 1987.

She is survived by the following:
  • One son and one daughter: Paul Beard and wife, Ann and Phyllis Milby and husband, Tom of Campbellsville, KY

  • A son-in-law and his wife: John and Debbie Cable of Bowling Green, KY

  • Eight grandchildren: Damon Beard, Paula Rose, Laura Marcum, Vicki Milby, Anthony Harris, Tye Cable, Ryan Cable and Michelle Stewart

  • Five great-grandchildren: Mark Evan Harris, Katie Harris, Elizabeth Marcum, Alayna Marcum, and Mia Harris

  • Four sisters: Wilma Farmer and husband, Gerald; Sue Burriss and husband, Jackie, Kay Harrison and husband, Harold of Campbellsville, KY; and Linda O. Castillo and husband, Pepi of Birmingham, AL

  • Brother-in-law: Conrad Claycomb, Campbellsville, KY

  • And sister-in-law: Faye Sexton of Campbellsville, KY
She was preceded in death by two daughters: Patricia Stewart and Peggy Cable; a grandson, Timothy Perkins; and three sisters and two brothers: Dorothy Claycomb, Billy Frank Sexton, Deloris Graham, Roy O. "Tom" Sexton and Geneva Mattingly.

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The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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