|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1921|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 2011|
Mrs. Juanita Faye McCarver Allen, 90, of Waco, and formerly a longtime resident of Mount Calm, passed away Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, in Waco. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 28, at Wade Funeral Chapel in Hubbard with the Rev. Jerry Irvin and the Rev. G. Dean Coultas officiating. Interment will follow in Mount Antioch Cemetery near Mount Calm. The family will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Allen was born Jan. 20, 1921, in Limestone County near Kosse, to W.A. and Loucia Burns McCarver. She moved to Mount Calm in 1950, where she was an active member of First United Methodist Church as she was President of Women's Missionary Society and taught Sunday School for several years. Mrs. Allen worked at Owens-Illinois glass plant in Waco for five years and at Lancaster's Grocery in Mount Calm for 18 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 54 years, Hollis Allen in 2004; a son, Michael Allen in 1991; two sisters; and two brothers.
Survivors include a sister, Annie Lee Davis of Waco; two sons, Dwain Smith and wife, Phyllis, of Waco, and Cecil Smith and wife, Diana, of Rockport; a daughter, Mary Herrell of Maypearl; seven grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons and great-grandsons.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to First United Methodist Church of Mount Calm, N. Allyn Avenue, Mount Calm, TX 76673 or Mount Calm Community Center and Library, P.O. Box 84, Mount Calm, TX 76673.
Please sign the memorial guestbook for Mrs. Allen at www.wadefuneralhome.net.
January 20, 1921 - February 25, 2011 (bio by: Joel Farringer)
William Arthur McCarver (1889 - 1972)
Loucia Mae McCArver (1892 - 1984)
Hollis Harris Allen (1918 - 2004)
Juanita McCarver Allen (1921 - 2011)
Vera A McCarver (1931 - 1953)*
Mount Antioch Cemetery
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