Richard Marvin Foley, age 73, of Russell Springs

Richard Marvin Foley, born April 30, 1951, passed from this life on April 23, 2024.

The son of the late Albert and Desria Foley, Richard retired from Lake Cumberland State Park and was an avid farmer.

Richard had proclaimed his faith in Christ and was a member of Mt Olive Baptist Church in Russell Springs.

In addition to his parents, Richard was preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Audrey Spivey, father-in-law, Bob Spivey, and brothers in law, Michael Elliott and Jeff Wilson.

Survivors include:

His wife of 26 years:  Lana Katherine Spivey Foley of Russell Springs.

His children:  Timothy Albert Foley and wife, Robyn, of Adair County, Ginny Rose Thomas and husband, Matt, and Regina Haugen, all of Russell Springs.

Four grandchildren:  Lucas Thomas and Tyler Thomas of Russell Springs and Kenna Grace and Tenley Faith Foley of Adair County.

A sister-in-law, Patsy Elliott, of Russell Springs

A brother-in-law, Robert Spivey, of Russell Springs

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 27, 2024, at 12 Noon at Mt. Olive Baptist Church

Visitation will be on Friday, April 26, 2024, 5 PM – 8 PM Central Time at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel and after 11 AM on Saturday at Mt. Olive Baptist Church

Officiating Clergy: Bro. Delvin Wilson and Dwight Coffman

Interment will be in Russell Springs City Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Tyler Thomas, Sam Baker, Michael Roy, Barry McElroy, Phil Austin, and Trey Spinks.

Honorary pallbearers: Ted Loy, staff of Russell County Hospital and Hospice of Lake Cumberland, and members of Mt Olive Baptist Church.

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