Betty F. Allison, age 84 of New Castle (formerly of Radcliff), died Saturday, March 9, 2013, at Jefferson Place Nursing Home in Louisville after a short illness. Daughter of the late Harold and Mary (Freeman) Floyd, she was a homemaker and a farmer. Betty retired as a registered nurse after graduating from the Kentucky Baptist School of Nursing. She was a member of New Castle First Baptist Church, serving as church clerk for many years and was a former deacon. She was a past Henry County Cattleman of the Year and a loyal supporter of the University of Kentucky Wildcats. Betty was preceded in death by her husband, John R. Allison.
She is survived by one son, John F. Allison, New Castle; two sisters, Mary Cobb Asente and Nancy Bland, both of Lebanon; sister-in-law: Dorothy Jane Moloney, Lexington and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 12, at New Castle First Baptist Church. Visitation was at 4 p.m. Monday, March 11, at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Castle First Baptist Church.