Funeral services for Denise Maggard Bedwell, 52, of Eolia, were held November 24 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the J.D. Maggard Cemetery at Eolia.
A daughter of Ellis Maggard of Lexington and June Maggard of Eolia, she died November 21 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was the mother of the late Jai Davin Bedwell and the stepdaughter of the late Aubrey Wells. Her grandparents were the late J.D. and Vera Maggard, and the late Lawrence and Susie Maggard.
She was a member of the Little Dove Church where her son is the pastor.
Surviving in addition to her parents are her husband, J.D. Bedwell Jr.; a son, John D. Bedwell, Eolia; two brothers, Ellis Maggard and wife Lisa, and Ted Banks, all of Eolia; a sister, Olivia Sprouse and husband Barry, Nashville, Tenn.; and her stepmother, Betty Maggard, Lexington.