Obituary for Ruth Audrey Allen Burns


Ruth Audrey Allen Burns, 92 of Oneida, KY Born May 26, 1925, left this earth on October 21, 2017 to be with her beloved husband Coy, who passed in 1996.

She was a homemaker, loving Mother, caregiver of her parents, a loving babysitter of numerous nieces and nephews and a retired postal worker. She and Coy fostered several children, giving them the love and stability they needed. She attended Oneida Baptist Church and Brutus Baptist Church for many years and was a member of the Eastern Star.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Coy, parents Millard and Mae Combs Allen, brothers Douglas, Edgar, Paul, and nephews Stephen and Kenneth.

She is survived by her children: Coy Darrell, James Randall, Paul Richard and Angelique Hinton. She is also survived by her grandchildren: Rachel Burns Herman, Audrey Burns Hollis, Barbara Burns, Chelse Burns; great-grandchildren: Shane, Micah, Elijah, Zurick, Shelby, Jaya, Gavin, and Brayden; and great-great-grandchild Link.

Graveside services for the family will be held at the Maxaline Baker Cemetery at a future date.

In lieu of flowers, any wishing to do so please make donations to Alzheimer's Foundation of America.