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Bertie McDonald Elder Allen

Bertie McDonald Elder Allen, age 98, of Ekron, KY passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at her residence, surrounded by her family.

Bertie was born January 4, 1923 in Concordia, KY to the late William “Will” Talley Elder and Dollie Elizabeth Troutman Elder. Her husband, Carl “Eddie” Allen, son-in-law, Garry Wine, sister, Elizabeth Bullock and brother, Leonard Elder preceded her in death.

She is survived by her children: Vada (Steve) Wardrip of Brandenburg, Marlene Wine, Carla (James) Laslie and Paul Allen all of Ekron, KY; grandchildren: Donnie Wardrip, Amy Jupin, Joseph (Jasmine) Wardrip, Aurora (Jon) Darby, and Cedrick Mercer; and 4 great-grandchildren: Jalynn and CW Wardrip, Case Jupin, and Berkley Wardrip.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 2 P.M. EST from the Chapel of Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home with burial to follow in St. George Cemetery. COVID 19 precautions will be required, including the use of masks and social distancing, during the visitation and funeral service.

Visitation will be held Sunday from 10A.M. until the time of the service at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus Health of Central Kentucky, PO BOX 2149, Elizabethtown, KY 42701 or Kosair Charities Committee, Inc., PO BOX 37370, Louisville, KY 40233-7370.

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