|Birth: ||Jun. 9, 1910|
|Death: ||Mar. 20, 2003|
Ferne Allen, 92, of Sullivan died 11:15 p.m. Thursday (March 20, 2003) in her residence.
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Sunday in French Cemetery, Allenville. There will be a private family visitation. McMullin-Young Funeral Home, Sullivan, is in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Moultrie County Senior Citizens Center.
Ferne was born in Moultrie County, the daughter of Claude and Georgia Hunter Lane. She married Johnie G. Allen on Sept. 29, 1929, in Windsor. He preceded her in death Jan. 27, 1985.
Surviving are her son, Carl L. Allen and wife Betty of Sullivan; daughter, Ruth Allen of Sullivan; sisters, Mabel Kirkwood of Sullivan; Nettie Batman of Sullivan; grandchildren, Connie and husband Bob Eskew of Bethany; Sheryl Miller of Buffalo; Linda Swango of Sullivan; Carl Allen Jr. of Champaign; Ron Allen of Sullivan; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, four brothers and two sisters.
Herald & Review - Decatur, Illinois
March 22, 2003 - A6
Johnie G. Allen (1905 - 1985)
Carl Lane Allen (1934 - 2009)*
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Record added: Aug 22, 2010
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