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Billy Maggard dies in Indiana

Billy Ray Maggard, Sr., 73, of Columbus, Ind., died November 29

Born in Letcher County to the late Archie and Ella Fields Maggard, he was a brother of the late Curtis Maggard, Vita Mae Maggard, Havis Maggard and Barbara Boggs.

He was retired from Golden Foundry after 38 years, and was a member of the Big Creek Old Regular Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Agnes Blanford Maggard; two sons, Billy Maggard Jr. and wife Paula of Nashville, Ind., and Archie Maggard and wife Patricia of Montgomery, Ala.; three daughters, Ella Pate and husband Forest of Hope, Ind., Anna Maggard of Columbus, Ind., and Emily Jones and husband Paul of Greensburg, Ind.; 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Audrey Hammonds of North Vernon, Ind.

Funeral services were held December 3 in Columbus, Ind. Burial was in Garland Brook Cemetery.

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