Willena Sue Allen, 72, widow of Junior Ray Allen, died Sunday, April 22, 2018, at the Thomson-Hood Veteran Center in Wilmore.
Born in Scott County, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mabel Smith Bruin. She was a registered nurse, a member of the Stamping Ground Church of God and a veteran of the US Army.
She is survived by two children, Elizabeth Diane (Shawn) Luttrell, Frankfort; and Jackie Ray Allen, Richmond; a brother, Charles Raymond “Jack” Bruin; two sisters, Betty Devers and Linda Long; four grandchildren, Benjamin Ford Luttrell, Aubriana Spring Luttrell, Jarrod Michael Duncan and Austin Howard. In addition to her spouse and parents, she was preceded in death by six siblings, Patsy Bruin Swift, Lily Bruin Johnson, Billy Bruin, Bobby Bruin, John Bruin and David Bruin.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. today, Thursday, April 26, at Johnson’s Funeral Home. Casket bearers will be Robert Swift, Adam King, William Bruin, Robert Cannon and Calvin Christopher Devers. Honorary bearer will be David J. Long. Burial will follow at Crestlawn Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Thomson-Hood Family Council, Thomson-Hood Program Fund, 100 Veterans Drive, Wilmore, Kentucky 40390.