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Francine Crumbie Talley

Francine Crumbie Talley, 73, widow of Byron Talley, died Saturday, January 15, 2022, at her home in Lexington, KY.

A native of Paris, KY, she was the daughter of the late Robert E. Crumbie II and Betty Tye Crumbie. She retired from the University of Kentucky Medical Center working in housekeeping. She also previously worked at Clark Equipment and Kentucky Textiles. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Paris, KY.

She is survived by two daughters, Raylynn Allen and Tomeka Coleman; a bonus son, Tracy Curry; twelve grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren; four brothers, James L. Crumbie (Enda), Robert E. Crumbie III (Teresa), Phillip W. Crumbie, Sr. (Judy) and Kim Crumbie (Fenella); three sisters, Noreen Hurley, Sharon Coles (Bruce) and Jan Locke; a host of nieces and nephews and her best friend, Becca Hutchison.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Jacquen Durea “Jock” Allen.

Funeral services will be conducted at 12:00 p.m., Saturday, January 22, 2022, at Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY, by Rev. Aaron Crumbie, Rev. John Reece and Rev. William Allen.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m., until the time of service on Saturday, January 22, at the funeral home.

The funeral 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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