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Joshua Clinton Allen

February 9, 1981 ~ December 5, 2020 (age 39)

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Joshua Clinton Allen, age 39, Harrodsburg, son of Myrtle Ann Meaux Griffin of Harrodsburg and George Lee Allen Jr. of Burgin passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2020 at Ephraim McDowell RMC in Danville. Born February 9, 1981 in Harrodsburg, KY, he was a 1999 Graduate of Harrodsburg High School, attended the University of Kentucky for four years, became a Hospitality Manager working at several locations including the former Happy Days in Harrodsburg and Lexington and most recently Danville’s Hampton Inn. Joshua enjoyed dancing, was an avid fan of Janet Jackson and the UK Basketball Team and attended the St. Peter AME Church and Centennial Baptist Church both in Harrodsburg.

Survivors besides his parents include; his grandmother, Ruby Meaux of Harrodsburg; two uncles, Ricardo (Frances) Meaux of Lawrenceburg and Shawn Meaux of Los Angeles; three aunts Lisa Meaux of Lexington, Pat Linton and Liz (Melvin) Ison both of Harrodsburg; six special cousins Lamont Linton, Kristi Blackford and Melvin Ison Jr. all of Harrodsburg, Earl Matthew Sims of London, KY, Venus Griffin, Lexington, and Lance Meaux of Fort Wright, KY; special friends Nicole Jones, Harrodsburg and Whitney Johnson, Shakira Faulkner and Ashli Dunn all of Lexington; a great aunt and uncle John and Martha Cunningham of Lawrenceburg, and a host of other cousins and friends. Joshua was preceded in death by his brother Latemus “T” Meaux, his maternal grandfather Venus Meaux Sr., paternal grandparents George and Cora Allen Sr., stepfather Charles Griffin, and his uncle Venus Meaux Jr.

Private funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday at Sims Funeral Services with Pastor Sherry Green officiating. Burial will follow in the Maple Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Brian Dunn, Adam Sallee, T.J. Jones, Jon Robertson, Tony Rawlings, and Earl Matthew Sims.

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