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“Rest in Peace Carolyn. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Carina Bautista - Burbank, CA

“Rest in Peace Carolyn. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Carina Bautista - Burbank, CA

“To my cousin, Carolyn Joyce Rector-Bechard.You have been a part of my life as long as I can remember. We were like sisters, you, Betty Swaim-Jordin...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Delores Davis - Porterville

“My dear sweet friend how I will miss you .We have been friends for 47 years and have been as close as sisters I will watch over Shannon for you not...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Marilyn Bondeson - Upland, CA

“Aunt Caroline our years together we're cut short but I will always remember your laughter and love for my daughter Kelsey and my mother Sara Fruit we...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Kimberly Norman - Bakersfield, CA

“Not mine, but God's will be done. With all my heart I know you're now angel. How big are your wings? How many stars in your halo?Thank you for the...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Gloria Bechard - DeBary, FL

“i am so glad we got to vist and spend time together before you moved away thanks for all the fun time and memories we will always remember you and...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: annette wilson - oakhurst, CA

“Carolyn was one of my closest cousins growing up, long distance, but close just the same. As children, we used to spend time together in the summers...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Betty Jordin - Bakersfield, CA

“I am so thankful we were able to reunite this past Thanksgiving! You were still the special Aunt I always remembered. I will see you again in Glory...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Irene Bechard-Kohn - Family

“I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. I took care of her in the hospital. Such a sweet woman. You are in my thoughts. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: elaine ellis - Friend

BEECHMONT - Carolyn Joyce Bechard, 69, of Beechmont, died Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at 5:20AM at Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Mrs. Bechard was born July 11, 1947, in Porterville, CA. She was a cardiovascular tech at San Gabriel Hospital. Carolyn loved all kinds of movies, her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and being with family and friends. She absolutely loved moving back to Kentucky in October 2015. She was preceded in death by her parents, Calvin Wayne and Wanda Mae Rector; and brothers Roy Lee Rector and Tom Rector.

She is survived by her daughter, Shannon Thomson of Beechmont; son Keith Bechard of San Bernadino, CA; five grandsons; two great-grandchildren; sister Sara Fruit; aunt Sylvia Rector; nephew Jason, and niece Traci.

Funeral services are private. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at