Ronald Franklin Allen, Sr, age 78 of Irvington, KY passed away on August 22, 2020 in Elizabethtown.
He was born in Louisville, KY on February 4, 1942 son of the late Benjamin Franklin Allen and Minnie Francis Nall Allen. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his former wife, Linda Allen and his daughter, Denise Greer.
Ronald was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Vietnam War; Member of the Patteson Memorial Presbyterian Church; Retired from Ft. Knox; a musician in Bluegrass and Country bands for 40 years; and loved fishing and travel.
He is survived by his wife, Kay Allen; son, Ronnie Jr. (Angela) Allen of Guston; step-son, Josh (Danielle) Ball of Hardinsburg; sisters, Barbara (Teddy) Brown of Irvington, Almeda Newton of Guston, and Elizabeth (K.D.) Toney of Guston; 8 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 from 5-7:00 P.M. EDT at Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday at 7:00 P.M. EDT from the Chapel of Alexander Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Sharp officiating. Burial will follow in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff, KY on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. EDT
Online condolences may be left at www.irvingtonfh.com