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Jane Elizabeth McAninch, 72, Liberty, KY (1948-2020)

Jane Elizabeth McAninch of Liberty passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2020, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was 72 years old.

Funeral services will be private for immediate family members only. Marty Moore will officiate the service. Burial will be held at Watson Chapel Cemetery.

A pull-through visitation for the public will be held from NoonET to 1pmET on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, at Watson Chapel Christian Church. We kindly ask that you remain in your vehicle as you drive-by and observe all social distancing guidelines as set forth by the CDC.

Born on January 9, 1948, in Stanford, Kentucky, she was a daughter of the late Albert Rass and Geneva (Morgan) McAninch. Jane was an administrative assistant. She enjoyed history, reading, crafting, and watching Gunsmoke.

She is survived by a daughter, Gayle (Darrin) Hill of Ocala, Florida; two sons, Joey (Patty) McAninch of Liberty and Jamie McAninch of Yosemite; five grandchildren, Albert (Emily) Buck, Andrew (McKenzie) Buck, Cassie McAninch (Josh Hack), Stephanie McAninch (Chase Neal), and Sara McAninch. She also had nine great-grandchildren, Gunner and Gannon Buck, Kyndall Buck, and Jaxon, Waylon, and Mason Hack; bonus great-grandchildren, Sophia, Alana, and Jefferi Homsi; two sisters, Dixie McAninch of Liberty and Alberta (Doug) Moore of Grayson; and nephews, Marty (April) Moore, Robert Moore, and Brandon Sturgill. Other survivors include a host of great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins, and many close friends who adore and loved her dearly.

Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to Watson Chapel Cemetery Fund c/o Joyce Sharp at 18 S. KY 837 Bethelridge, KY 42516.

Pallbearers will be Albert Buck, Andrew Buck, Marty Moore, Robert Moore, Bradley Moore, and Brady Moore.

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

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Jane Elizabeth McAninch, 72, Liberty, KY (1948-2020)

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