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Ollie M. Allen, Casey Co., KY (1926-2012)

Mrs. Allen was a member of a large, respected Casey County, KY, family. She was a housewife and a member of the Shady Grove Separate Baptist Church.

Ollie M. Allen, age 86, of Liberty, passed away on Wednesday, June 27, 2012, at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 2pmET/1pmCT, Saturday, June 30, 2012, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Road, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Daryl Coe officiating. Burial will follow in Whited Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6pm-9pmET/5pm-8pmCT, on Friday at the funeral home.

Ollie M. Allen, Casey Co., KY (1926-2012)

Born Tuesday, April 13, 1926, in Casey Co., KY, she was a daughter of the late W.C. "Buddy" and Myrtle Grooms Emerson. She died Wednesday, June 27, 2012, in Danville, Boyle County, KY, at the age of 86 years, 2 months, and 14 days.

Mrs. Allen was a housewife and a member of the Shady Grove Separate Baptist Church.Survivors include the following:
  • Her sons: William Larry (Frances) Allen of Leitchfield, KY; and Gary Curtis (Connie) Allen of Charlestown, IN

  • Her daughter: Billye C. (Danny) Luttrell of Liberty, KY

  • Sisters: Edith Wright of Anderson, IN, Mollie Vaughn of Liberty, KY; and Marie Allen of Liberty, KY

  • Eleven grandchildren

  • Several great-grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her husband, whom she wed on February 2, 1946, William Curtis Allen; brothers, Amos, James, Marion, Everett, John, and Leslie Emerson; and sisters, Beulah Farris and Donnie Lee.

Arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY. Online guestbook available at

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