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HOPKINSVILLE, KY., Lura Anderson Foard, 97, of Hopkinsville passed away at 10pm Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Christian Health Center in Hopkinsville. A native of Pembroke, KY she was born on October 23, 1920 the daughter of the late Jessie Buford Anderson and Lura Amanda Hewell Anderson. She worked at Arnold’s House of Fashion and was a member of First United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband Jesse Lee Foard on January 13, 1977, son Jesse William Foard, daughter Linda Foard Horn and grandson Welby Tyler.

Survivors include her daughter Amanda Foard (Terry) Tyler of Louisville, her brother Charlie Anderson of Costa Mesa, CA., grandchildren Philip (Caroline) Horn, Jeffrey (Leslie) Horn, Courtney Horn (Shane) Embry, Lee Tyler and Courtney (Shay) Shearer, great grandchildren Bailey Horn, Brennan Horn, Hunter Horn, Welby Horn, Briley Horn, Logan Shearer, Baylor Shearer, Allison Embry, Eloise Shearer and Nola Embry.

Memorial services will be held at 1pm Saturday, October 6, 2018 at First United Methodist Church in Hopkinsville with Rev. Paige S. Williams officiating.

Visitation will be held from 12noon Saturday, October 6, 2018 until the memorial service begins at the church. Hughart, Beard & Giles Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may take the form of donations to First United Methodist Church, 1305 South Main Street, Hopkinsville, Kentucky 42240.

Online condolences may be made at    


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