Mrs. Mayme Louise Foland, 67, of Richmond, passed away on Friday, December 29, 2017, at Baptist Health - Richmond.
She was born in Richmond on November 29, 1950, to the late Harry and Jessie Morris Robinson. She was a member of the class of 1969 of Madison High School and was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. Mayme was a member of the Christian faith. She worked for the Richmond Register in the Classified Sales Department and retired in 2013 after 28 years of dedicated and faithful service. During her time at the Register, she advocated local pet adoption and started a monthly pet page to highlight pets that needed a new home. She loved all pets, especially cats, and never turned away a stray. Her hobbies included yard-sales, making jewelry and making homemade candy for which she was known around the community as the "Candy Lady."
Survivors include: her husband of 37 years, John Foland; one son, Jonathan Foland (Hagen Stinson); one daughter, Amy Huffman-Dabney; one adopted daughter, Chastity "Chas" Harney-Brewer; three grandchildren, Zachary Dabney, Madeline Grace Brewer and Jack Yeiser; one brother-in-law, Larry Foland; one sister-in-law, Karla Foland; as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister and brother-in-law, Emma Jean Robinson Hisle (Paul Franklin Hisle)
Funeral service was conducted on Monday, January 1, 2018, at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home, W. Main St., Richmond, with Bro. Elder Goble officiating.
Honorary pallbearers were her nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to either the: American Cancer Society, 1504 College Way, Lexington, KY 40502, The Madison County Animal Shelter, 1386 Richmond Road, Berea, KY 40403, or the Madison County Humane Society, PO Box 2094, Richmond, KY 40476.
Published on January 1, 2018