Alice Faye Laird Dufour


Alice Faye (Laird) Dufour, 75, of Paducah, passed away on Friday, June 7, 2019.

Mrs. Dufour was a business owner and of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her son, Jeffrey Alan of Metropolis, Illinois; two daughters, Tracy Dufour-Driscoll, of West Paducah, and Robin Dufour-Adams, of Paducah; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Charles Deon Dufour, who passed away on April 27, 2019; her parents, Scott Laird and Colleen (Williams) Laird; one brother, Scottie Laird; and one sister, Betty (Boop) Helton.

A joint Celebration of Life will be held for Mr. & Mrs. Dufour at Fort Massac State Park in Metropolis in October. Day and time will be announced at a later date.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959, or Ray & Kay Eckstein Regional Cancer Care Center, 2501 Kentucky Avenue, Paducah, KY 42003, or Baptist Health Paducah Foundation, 2501 Kentucky Avenue, Paducah, KY 42003.

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Hughes Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.

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