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“So very sorry for all of you. He was such a caring and considerate man. Always had a smile on his face. His memory will live on in the hearts of...Read More »
1 of 41 | Posted by: Matthew and Christinea Divine - KY

“Never in a million years did I think I would ever be writing this tribute to Ricky! I had the honor of working with a Ricky at Post 2 Madisonville! ...Read More »
2 of 41 | Posted by: Kelly McCloud - Fort Myers, FL

“To the Allen family I am so sorry to hear about ricki he was a great guy. I have known him for many years went to school with him. One year behind....Read More »
3 of 41 | Posted by: Sandra Phillips - Dadeville, AL

“Ricki was a great man and had so many kids that looked up to him. He was a huge part of our community and He will be missed by many. Prayers are...Read More »
4 of 41 | Posted by: Carol Tarrants - Bremen, KY

“I am sorry for your loss. Ricki and I went to the state police academy together, he always had a smile on his face. It had been a few years since I...Read More »
5 of 41 | Posted by: Mike Martin - My. Sterling, KY

“I am heartbroken for the family, coworkers and friends of Ricki. Every time I was him, he always had a smile and a kind word. He will most...Read More »
6 of 41 | Posted by: Felicia Howard - Greenville, KY

“Ricki was a great person and a friend may God bless his family and coworkers.He always left you with a smile no matter the circumstances.he will be...Read More »
7 of 41 | Posted by: suzette hargett - beech creek, KY

“Such a tragic loss. Ricki was a rare individual. He was every parent's dream. Great Christian, superlative family man, community servant and...Read More »
8 of 41 | Posted by: Pat & Hugh Sweatt - Central City, KY

“Sending love & prayers to family and friends for this loss. Ricki had a spark that lit up the room he entered. You would immediately have to smile...Read More »
9 of 41 | Posted by: Kenny & Lana Dennis - Greenville, KY

“Fly High my friend God Bless ”
10 of 41 | Posted by: Andy Renfrow - South Carrollton, KY

“I was so sorry to hear of Ricki passing. Please know you will be in my prayers & thought! ”
11 of 41 | Posted by: Joan McClellan - Powderly, KY

“I am truly sorry for your loss. I will be praying for you and the family. Ricki was a great Trooper and a friend. ”
12 of 41 | Posted by: Rick Stiltner - Frenchburg, KY

“Wow we can't believe you are gone. A life cut way too short. We are so sorry to all the family for the sudden horrible loss. Ricki made a huge...Read More »
13 of 41 | Posted by: Ray & Shannon Harper - AL

“Wow we can't believe you are gone. A life cut way too short. We are so sorry to all the family for the sudden horrible loss. Ricki made a huge...Read More »
14 of 41 | Posted by: Ray & Shannon Harper - AL

“Ricki it's so hard to believe I wont see you in this small town of Bremen anymore.You was such a great person and friend.We shared alot of good times...Read More »
15 of 41 | Posted by: Sonya Gray - Bremen, KY

“Ricki Allen was such a class act! He always had warm smile but was a fierce competitor. I played against and with Ricki in many KSP tournaments....Read More »
16 of 41 | Posted by: Tony Terry - Richmond, KY

“One of the Finest Person I've had the HONOR of knowing and Working with both as a TROOPER AND SHERIFF of Muhlenberg County. He will be missed and...Read More »
17 of 41 | Posted by: Robin Atherton - Beaver Dam, KY

“Good morning, I just wanted to reach out to the Allen family and tell you Ricki was my son's Post Captain at Post 3 here in Bowling Green. My son...Read More »
18 of 41 | Posted by: Eddie & Patty Smith - KY - Friend

“Allen Family:Ricki was one of the most caring, and unselfish people I have ever had the privilege of knowing. I've never seen him when he didn't...Read More »
19 of 41 | Posted by: Tina Whitworth - Drakesboro, KY

20 of 41 | Posted by: Bobby & shelia Wilcox - KY

“Rikki was a great guy. He will be missed. ”
21 of 41 | Posted by: Angie Holland - Central city, KY

“My deepest condolences to the family. Ricki was a high school friend and will be missed. ”
22 of 41 | Posted by: Stephanie Pate - Michigan City, IN

“We're so so sorry for your loss Amy. Just know a lot of people are sending up so many prayers for you and your family. Our hearts our hurting for you. ”
23 of 41 | Posted by: Jeff & Sue Mcpherson - KY

“I cannot imagine how Ricki's absence here in this world has broken your hearts. All the words in the world cannot touch the pain that is in your...Read More »
24 of 41 | Posted by: Debbie Phillips - Madisonville, KY

“Ronnie and Darlene,You raised an amazing man. He loved each of you and always spoke lovingly of his family. He was especially proud to have his...Read More »
25 of 41 | Posted by: Lyn Reeves - Madisonville, KY

“sorry for your lost he will be mes ”
26 of 41 | Posted by: Joseph hendricks - Beechmont, KY

“Praying for the family he was a great man ”
27 of 41 | Posted by: Daniel covington - Greenville

“heaven gained a great angel. he will be so missed by so many. R.I. P. ”
28 of 41 | Posted by: mary jim gray - sacramento, KY

“Ricki was such a great guy. He went through the KSP Academy when I worked there. I also had the pleasure of working for him later on at the KSP. Gone...Read More »
29 of 41 | Posted by: Mary Jo Sullivan - Frankfort, KY

“No words will ever do justice for the impact Ricky left on our Bremen community and his family. He made a difference in so many life's. The legacy...Read More »
30 of 41 | Posted by: Sheila Jarvis - Bremen, KY

“Ricki you will be missed you always make me see the humor in everything ”
31 of 41 | Posted by: Woods Donnie - Hickory, KY

“I will miss my friend tremendously. He was a role model for all those that met him. Much love for Ricki and the family. ”
32 of 41 | Posted by: David Morris - Greenville

“Such a sweet and kind person ”
33 of 41 | Posted by: Jo Cooper - Greenville, KY

“We loved you Ricki and appreciated everything thing you stood for we will always pray for Amy & the kids your Dad & Mom & Vicki ❤❤&...Read More »
34 of 41 | Posted by: Mischelle & Joe Mack Nelson Nelson - KY

“Rest In Peace Brother TIL that glorious reunion morning in the clouds. ”
35 of 41 | Posted by: Mike Crawford - Georgetown, KY

“While I was Chief of the Madisonville Police Department we had the honor of hiring Ricki as young 21 year old Patrol Officer in 1990. Ricki only...Read More »
36 of 41 | Posted by: Ron Hunt - Madisonville - Friend

“God puts people on earth as Angels and I believe he was one. He was always the same. The same smile, friendly, up lifting and positive ways. Bremen...Read More »
37 of 41 | Posted by: Keith and Gina Wilkins - Bremen, KY

“Just so sorry for the loss of Ricki. He was such a gentleman and always so friendly to my family. This is such a great loss for the community and...Read More »
38 of 41 | Posted by: Marnie Smith - Louisville, KY

“Heaven's gates stood opened wide, for a wonderful man to walk inside...Lifting his family in ❤And The Bullocks ”
39 of 41 | Posted by: Margaret Bullock - Sacramento, KY

“Ricki was my roommate for a year and teammate at Kentucky Wesleyan College. He always treated me with respect and kindness which I have always...Read More »
40 of 41 | Posted by: Tim Ward - Beech Grove, KY

“Thank you Ricki for all you have done not only for this county but for me personally. I will miss you my friend. ”
41 of 41 | Posted by: Jack Reno - Central CIty, KY

CENTRAL CITY – Ricki Lynn Allen, 52, of Central City, died Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at his home. Mr. Allen was born July 18, 1968, in Hopkins County. He was Sheriff of Muhlenberg County, and a member of Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Amy Nickle Allen; son Jake Allen; daughter Emmy Allen; parents Ronnie and Darlene Allen; and sister Vicki Allen.

Funeral services will be Saturday, October 3, 2020, at 2:00PM at Muhlenberg County High School West Campus Football Field in Greenville, with Bro. Leroy Rearden officiating, assisted by Rev. Curtis McGehee. Burial in Bethlehem Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Family and friends who are attending the funeral service are asked to wear a face mask for the safety of all those in attendance, in accordance with the governor's mandate. In compliance with health and public safety directives, capacity will be limited in accordance with state guidelines. Online condolences may be made at