Mel D. Allen II, 42, of Dry Ridge, died Sunday, August 8, 2010, after a motorcycle accident. Survivors include his wife, Cheri Allen of Dry Ridge; daughters, Chrystina O'Hara stationed in South Korea and Ashley Lancaster of Dry Ridge; his father, Melvin D. Allen of Loveland, Ohio; a sister, Elizabeth Radford of West Milton, Ohio; and two grandchildren. Funeral services were held August 14 at the Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Crittenden. Burial was in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Pendleton County.
Grant County News, Williamstown, Kentucky, August 19, 2010