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Christine Allen, 82, Burkesville, KY (1939-2021)

Mrs. Christine (Riddle) Allen of Burkesville passed away on Sunday, December 19, 2021 at the Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville. She was 82 years old.

The funeral service for Mrs. Christine (Riddle) Allen will be conducted at 1pmCT on Thursday, December 23, 2021, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main St, Burkesville, KY, with Bro. Joe Summers officiating.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 after 2pmCT, until the funeral hour on Thursday in the funeral home.

Christine Riddle Allen was born on February 12, 1939. She is survived by her children, Terry R. Poindexter of O'Fallon, Illinois, Jimmie (Poindexter) Bean of Burkesville, Kentucky, Libbie (Poindexter) Drake of Lexington, Kentucky, sister, Brenda Pauline (Riddle) Perdue of Winchester, Kentucky, brother, Larry Keith Riddle of Burkesville, Kentucky, grandchildren, Sarah Bean, Hannah Drake, Megan (Drake) (& Robbie) Gorham, Palmer Drake, Adam Poindexter, step-grandson, Waylon Riddle.

In lieu of flowers donations are suggested to the Hospice of Lake Cumberland, 100 Parkway Dr., Somerset, Kentucky 42503, in Mrs. Allens memory.

Norris-New Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Christine Allen, 82, Burkesville, KY (1939-2021)

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