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Carolyn Lavonne Payne Moore

Carolyn Lavonne Payne Moore, 78, widow of the late Paul Andrew “Buck Andy” Moore, died Friday, May 7, 2021, at her home.

She was born in Paris, KY, to the late Ray and Virginia “Ginny” Logan Payne. She was a retired seamstress from Kentucky Textiles and Hansley Mills. Carolyn was a member of the American Legion Post 257 Ladies Auxiliary and Millersburg United Methodist Church.

She is survived by three daughters, Terry Lynn (Charles “Bubby”) Lukins, Tammy Raye (Dale) Ritchie and Tracy Ann Moore; five grandchildren, Amber (late Aaron) Biddle, Beth (Jake) Garrett, Jamie (Wesley) McFarland, Andrew Ritchie and Shelby Ritchie; seven great grandchildren, Raelyn Biddle, Harper Biddle, Michael Garrett, Maverick Garrett, Weston McFarland, Owen Paul McFarland and Kashton Ritchie; one brother, William Ray “Bill” Payne; nieces, Donna Payne Sikes and Kathy Payne Beane; several great nieces, and nephews and special friends, Nate Leggett, Julie Leggett, Dalton Leggett and Haley Martin. A special thanks to her caregivers, Haley, Kenzie and Faith.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY, by Wayne Logan. Burial will follow in the Carlisle Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m., Monday, May 10, 2021, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Charles “Bubby” Lukins, Dale Ritchie, Andrew Ritchie, Jake Garrett, Wesley McFarland and Nate Leggett.

Honorary pallbearers will be the late Aaron Biddle and members of the Ole 68 Club.

Memorials may take the form of contributions to the Bluegrass Care Navigators, 1317 US HWY 62E, Cynthiana, KY 41031.

The funeral arrangements were entrusted to Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main Street., Paris, KY 40361.
The online guestbook is at and a 24 hour funeral information line can be reached by calling 859-987-4387.

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