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Debra Ann Roe Kelly

Debra Ann Roe Kelly, 51, wife of Steve Earl Kelly, died Tuesday January 3, 2023 at her home in Paris, KY.

She was born in Cincinnati, OH to the late Carl Eugene Roe, Sr. and the late Patricia Ann Wood Roe.  Debra was a former dog groomer at Klassic Kanine and a member of the New Life Ministries.  She enjoyed doing crafts, taking walks in town to look at all the flower gardens, spending time with family especially her grandchildren.  She also had a soft spot for cats and would rescue any cat she could.

In addition to her husband, she was also survived by two children, Ryan (Ashley) Kelly and Alyssa (Floyd) Dunn; three grandchildren, Nova Leigh Kelly, Shila Ann Kelly and River Pearl Kelly and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Carl Eugene Roe, Jr.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Saturday January 7, 2023 at the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY by Pastor Anthony Gubitz.  Burial will follow in the Paris Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 12:00 PM Saturday January 7, 2023 until the hour of service at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Steve Kelly, Ryan Kelly, Brandon Stigall, Floyd Dunn, Nathan Ritchie and D.J. Ritchie.

The funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY.

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