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Adria Hale Allen
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Birth: Jul. 13, 1946
Death: Jan. 23, 2012
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA

July 13, 1946 January 23, 2012

LOUISBURG Adria Hale Allen, 65, of Louisburg, formerly of Kinston, died Monday morning at Duke Medical Center.

Adria was an artist, silversmith and a pioneer in bringing back the art of Italian hand-made bobbin lace. She also was a fire and EMS instructor as well as being involved in the Red Cross in Wilson; and was the former Executive Director of the Lenoir County United Way.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Adria is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Wendy and Greg Stephens of Hamilton, Ohio, Michelle Alston of Raleigh, and Alexa and Jeremy Moore of Louisburg; her mother, Mabel H. Allen of Louisburg; brother and sister-in-law, Ben and Ellen Allen of Kittrell; and eight grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in memory of Adria to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 305 N. Church St. Louisburg, NC 27549 or U.N.C. Greensboro, Art Department, 527 Highland Ave. Greensboro, NC 27402. Online condolences may be sent to stricklandfuneralhome.net. Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, Louisburg, N.C.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Carroll Wolsey Allen (1918 - 2008)
  Mable Hochenedel Allen (1922 - 2015)
 
 Spouse:
  Richard Whitaker Alston (1941 - 2007)
 
 Children:
  Alexa Chauvin Alston Moore (1975 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Louisburg
Franklin County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: A Moore
Originally Created by: B. Roberts
Record added: Jan 23, 2012
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Adria Hale Allen
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Adria Hale Allen
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Adria Hale Allen
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I miss you, Mama.
- A Moore
 Added: Apr. 18, 2012

- B. Roberts
 Added: Jan. 23, 2012
 
 
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