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Joe Beard, 81, Campbellsville, KY (1940-2022)

Joe Beard of Campbellsville passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2022. He was 81 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Friday, May 27, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Dr. Brian Rafferty, John Gaines and Bro. Marvin Janes. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Joe Beard, son of Delious and Margarett Beard, was born August 3, 1940 in Taylor County, Kentucky.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Elk Horn Baptist Church.

Joe was a lifelong farmer. He loved his Lord and family and was a people person. He also enjoyed pulling tractors.

He united in marriage to Mildred Gaines March 1, 1981.

Besides his wife, Mildred Beard of Campbellsville, Joe is survived by one son and three daughters: Robbie Beard and wife, Vera, Cheri Parke and Bobbi Lynn Faulkner and husband, Dean of Campbellsville and Alison Starcher and husband, Jeremy of Florence; a bonus son, Jeremy Hogan of Texas; eleven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren;

one sister, Patti Benningfield and husband, Roger of Campbellsville; one brother-in-law, George Gupton of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Joe was also preceded in death by a sister, Carolyn B. Gupton and a son-in-law, Michael Parke.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to St. Jude Children's Hospital and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Joe Beard, 81, Campbellsville, KY (1940-2022)

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