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Frances Pauline Hayes Troop, 91, Liberty, KY (1929-2020)

Frances Pauline Hayes Troop of Liberty passed away on Sunday, July 19, 2020, at Liberty Care and Rehab. She was 91 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 3pmET on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Cameron Cain officiating. Burial will follow at Whited Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1pmET to 3pmET on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Born on June 26, 1929, in Casey County, Kentucky, she was a daughter of the late Omer and Mary A. Hayes Buck. Frances was a mother, grandmother, sister, and a friend to many. She loved working in her flowers, sewing, and helping people. She worked at Union Underwear, Marlene Industries, Liberty Five and Dime Store, and retired from Wesley Drug. Frances was a member of Noel's Chapel First Church of God.

She is survived by a daughter, Charlotte (Donald) Smither; two grandchildren, Leah (Matthew) Atwood and Kimberly (Eddie) Warren; six great-grandchildren; and ten great-great-grandchildren. Other survivors include two sisters, Minnie L. Kidd and Polly Whited, both of Michigan.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brothers, James W. Hayes, Clyde Buck, George Buck, Tommie Buck, Gene Buck, Mickey Buck, and Wayne Buck; and two sisters, Jane Summers and Hazel Franklin.

Memorial contributions may take the form of sympathy to The Gideons International.

Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at

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Frances Pauline Hayes Troop, 91, Liberty, KY (1929-2020)

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