Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


March 1, 2013

Andrew Allen - 1926-2013

GREENUP — Andrew Allen, 86, of Greenup, went to be with the lord on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Russell.

He was born in Warnock. on Aug. 26, 1926, a son of the late Tilden and Mary Jane Johnson Allen.

We was retired from Kinner Lumber Co. in Greenup, was a Korean War Veteran serving in the U.S. Army and was a member of the Old Regular Baptist Church.

He was preceeded is death along with his parents, by his wife, Edna Mae Coburn Allen; a son, Bunyon Allen; a brother, Noah Allen; and a sister, Linda Kibbey.

He is survived by a daughter, Rita Mae Thornton of Greenup; four grandchildren, Shanda Litteral and her husband, Shawn, of Wurtland, Andrea Neace and her husband, Dustin, of Lawton, Andrew Thornton and his wife, Haleigh, of Russell, and Jennifer Allen of Argillite; five great-grandchildren, Michael Litteral of Flatwoods, Alexandria Neace of Lawton, Zach Litteral of Wurtland, Joshua Neace of Lawton, and Shawn Brown of Argillite; two brothers, Burns Allen of Warnock and Chester Allen of Warnock; three sisters, Irene Imel of Troy, Ohio, Darlene Stephens of Warnock and Elizabeth Kegley of Louisa.

The funeral will be at noon, Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup by Brothers Creed Thomas and Jeff Allen. Burial will follow in the Hall-Smith Cemetery in Warnock with Military graveside rites conducted by the James Dickey Post 23 American Legion.

Friends may call after 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be left for the family at wrightsfuneralhome.com.

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