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Deanna Gosser Foley, 81, Russell County, KY (1939-2020)

Deanna Gosser Foley, of Russell Springs, Kentucky, passed from this life on Saturday evening, November 21, 2020. She was 81 years of age.

Born on October 23, 1939, in Russell County, Kentucky, she was a daughter of the late Elbert Bea and Grace Anna Tarter Gosser. Deanna was a former jewelry manager for K-Mart and a member of Pinetop Church of Christ. She was also the former owner of D’s Gold and Gifts and an employee of Russell Sportswear. Deanna loved spending time gardening, sewing, and crocheting.

Survivors include her son, Keith (and Kim) Foley of Russell Springs; her daughter, Donna (and Randy) Stephens of Russell Springs; three grandchildren, Julia (and Andrew) Lupariello, Jason Foley, and Megan (and Cody) Coffey; six great-grandchildren, Grace, Shelby, Colton, Raylan, Brooks, and one on the way; and one sister, Lacona Gosser of Russell Springs.

In addition to her parents, Deanna was preceded in death by her husband, Larl Foley, Jr.

Due to COVID restrictions, funeral services will be held privately for family only on Tuesday, November 24, 2020, at Bernard Funeral Home with Brother Jerry Dennison officiating. Burial will follow in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.

Social distancing guidelines must be followed by everyone in attendance. Facial coverings are required.

Jason Foley, Cody Coffey, Andrew Lupariello, Jordan Davis, Victor Davis, and Calvin Kerr will serve as Deanna’s pallbearers.

Deanna’s funeral arrangements by Bernard Funeral Home.

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Deanna Foley, 81, Russell County, KY

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