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Closkie Allen Sr., Casey Co., KY (1927-2013)

He was the patriarch of a large family and the widower of Louise Allen. He leaves 57 direct living descendants.
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Closkie Allen Sr., age 85, of Liberty, KY passed away on Friday April 19, 2013 at the V.A. Medical Center, Lexington, KY.

Visitation will be after 5pmCT/6pmET, Monday April 22, 2013 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel, Bartle Funeral Home, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY. Funeral services will be held at 12pm noon CT/1pmET, Tuesday April 23, 2013 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Burial Whited Cemetery in Casey County, KY.

Closkie Allen Sr., Casey Co., KY (1927-2013)

Closkie Allen Sr., was born May 29, 1927. He was the son of the late Jim and Laura Scott Allen. He died Friday, April 19, 2013, in Lexington, Fayette County, KY, at the age of 85 years, 10 months, and 21 days.

He was the widower of Louise Allen.

Survivors include the following:
  • One son: Bobby D. Allen of Liberty, KY

  • Two sisters: Morene Brown of Cincinnati, OH and Dorenda Woodrum of Liberty, KY

  • Fourteen grandchildren

  • Thirty-one great grandchildren

  • And 11 great great grandchildren
He was preceded in death by three sons, J.C., David and Larry Allen; three brothers, Marvin, Simon and Roy Allen; half-brother, Roscoe Allen; and half-sister, Lola Buck.

Send a condolence to the family of Closkie Allen, Sr.

Bartle Funeral Home, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY in charge of arrangements.

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