Wendill D. Allen


Wendill D. Allen, 65, of Edinburgh, passed away Thursday, July 13, 2017, at his residence.

He was born Dec. 21, 1951, in Liberty, Kentucky.

He was the son of David E. and Lola E. (Burton) Allen.

He married Margaret C. (Vaske) Allen.

He is survived by his wife; sons, William Allen of Edinburgh and Kevin (Renee) Allen of Sanford, Maine; a daughter, Pamela S. King of Edinburgh; a sister, Judy C. (Brian) Prather of Edinburgh; a sister-in-law, Sara Allen of Edinburgh; and seven grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Kermit J. Allen.

He was a 1971 graduate of Courter Teck High School in Cincinnati, Ohio and retired from Rumpke as a truck driver in 2016 after 27 years.

He was a member of the St. Louis Crossing Baptist Church.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday by the Rev. Michael Mullenix at Grace Tabernacle Church in Edinburgh. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the church and from 11 a.m. until time of service Tuesday. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.

 Arrangements made by Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh.