Barbara Foley

Published 11:07 am Tuesday, July 20, 2021

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Barbara Foley


Barbara (Brock) Foley, 71, of Dry Ridge, KY formerly of Lincoln County passed away Sunday, July 18th, at St. Elizabeth Hospice Care Center in Edgewood. She was the wife of Eddie Foley whom she married on June 29, 1968. Barbara was born in Lincoln County, Kentucky on December 8, 1949, to the late Stanley and Dorothy Mae (Denson) Brock. She graduated from Crab Orchard High School in 1967. She was a self employed hairdresser for 35 years at her salon in Walton, Kentucky, she also worked at Kohls Department Store for 15 years and retired from both in 2016.

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Barbara truly enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren. She had many interest including crafting, reading, holiday decorating, taking care of her cats, cheering on the Kentucky Wildcats and collecting Vera Bradley purses, snowmen and other holiday decor.

Survivors Include her Husband of 53 years, Eddie Foley of Dry Ridge, KY; Daughter: Kelly Paulette Foley Harrison & Husband James “Jim” Harrison, IV; Son, Daken Wayne Foley; Five Grandchildren, Hannah (Cole) Hendrickson, James W. “Jimmy” Harrison, V, Canaan F. Harrison, Jordan I. Harrison, Caleb E. Foley; Two Great Grandchildren: Thea Mae and Dallen Cole Hendrickson; Three Brothers: Jerry and wife, Loretta Brock of Stanford, KY, Dennis and wife, Carol Brock of Dry Ridge, KY, Roy and wife, Barbara Brock of Crab Orchard, KY

Funeral Services: 1:00 PM on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Dan Gutenson officiating. Burial will be in the Crab Orchard Cemetery. Visitation will be prior to the funeral on Saturday beginning at 11:30 am at the funeral Home. Pallbearers: Jim, Jimmy & Canaan Harrison, Caleb Foley, Matthew Hils & Cole Hendrickson. Honorary Pallbearers: Hannah Hendrickson & Jordan Harrison.

Memorial contributions suggested to: AFTD for Frontal Temporal Dementia Research, 2700 Horizon Drive, Suite 200, King of Prussia, PA 19406.