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Thad Allen, 93, Casey County, KY (1927-2020)

Thad Allen, of Liberty, passed away on Sunday, May 24, 2020, at his residence. He was 93.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Born on May 22, 1927, in Casey County, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Henry and Lillie Buck Allen. Thad was a farmer and did carpentry work. He was of the Christian faith. He enjoyed building swings and playing croquet and horseshoes.

He is survived by his wife, Lorene Woods Allen of Liberty; a daughter, Charlene West of Liberty; a son, Neal Allen of Liberty; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren. Other survivors include two brothers, Garnett Allen of Liberty and Kermit Allen of Hamilton, Ohio.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a son, Ronald Allen; four sisters, Sophie Marple, Wadie Browning, Loshie Peck, and Margie Allen; and four brothers, Onsby Allen, Omer Allen, Franklin Allen, and Dee Allen.

Cremation rites were honored by McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

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