Ellis Owen Tyler

September 13, 1926June 7, 2013

Ellis Owen Tyler, 86, of Mt. Washington, passed away Friday, June 7, 2013.

He was a native of Bullitt County, a retired employee of Beatrice Foods, a U. S. Army World War II veteran, and a member of Kings Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Gaye Tyler; two sisters, Lucille Stevens and Ella Bennie Smith; and a brother, Cecil Tyler.

Owen is survived by his wife, Alberta Alcorn Tyler; One daughter, Gwendolyn Sue Pierce (Ron); Three sons, Barry, Rickey (Linda) and Ronald Tyler (Susan); Along with six grandchildren, Samantha,Wes, Daniel, and Brandy Tyler, Brian and Brent Pierce.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial in Highland Memory Gardens.  Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. Monday and after10 a.m. Tuesday.

Memorial gifts are suggested to the Gideons International.


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