|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1924|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 2013|
Margaret H. Allen, born on February 12, 1924 in Camden, Arkansas to the Reverend Wiley Howard and Pearlie Patterson Howard, departed this life on March 16, 2013 in Castro Valley, California.
She attended elementary school and high school in Camden. Following her marriage to Cleophas Williams, she moved to Oakland, California in 1942. She attended local colleges including the University of San Francisco where she majored in accounting.
She was employed by the Internal Revenue Service in a supervisory capacity in the Cash Accounting sections until she was promoted to Tax Examiner where she worked until her early retirement in 1980.
Margaret spent her early retirement years working at the Child Development Center/Martin Luther King School in Marin county. She was a proud member of Taylor Memorial Church of Oakland, acting as one of the founders of the Taylor Church Federal Credit Union. She served as Supervisory Committee's chairperson, and also on the Board of Directors.
On August 17, 1974, she married Dr. Aubrey Allen with whom she shared a caring relationship. She was predeceased by husbands, Sherman Henderson and Dr. Aubrey Allen; daughter, Cleveola Williams Autry; son, Glen Henderson; granddaughter, Tashna Bridgmon; nephew, Carl Shipman, Jr., her parents and eleven siblings.
Source: Wilson & Kratzer Mortuaries
Rolling Hills Memorial Park
Contra Costa County
Created by: Catahoula Hound
Record added: Apr 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108403287
Happy Birthday, Grandma! You are dearly missed.|
Added: Feb. 12, 2016
Happy Birthday Grandma. We miss you!|
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