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Viola Barbara Goins

Viola Barbara Goins, 72, died Thursday, September 2, 2021, at her home in Paris, KY.
A native of Maysville, KY, she was the daughter of the late Norma Lee Layne Purcell and Ward Runyon Purcell. She retired from Dixie Cup after 35 years. She loved working in her flower garden.
She is survived by two daughters, Chastity English (Drew Thornberry) and Frances Barnett; one grandson, Chandler English; three granddaughters, Kristen Lawson, Scarlett Lawson and Britney McBride; eight great great grandchildren; two sisters, Joan Brotherly, Wanda Purcell and three brothers, Frank Purcell, Ward Purcell and Richard Purcell.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one grandson, Thomas Lane Minnick.
A memorial service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, September 9, 2021, at the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY.
Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m., until the time of service on Thursday, September 9, at the funeral home.
Memorials may take the form of contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
The arrangements were entrusted to the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY.
The online guestbook is at and a 24 hour funeral information line can be reached by calling 859-987-4387.

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