|Birth: ||Jan. 18, 1950|
|Death: ||Nov. 25, 2005|
Betty Jo Allen
GALESBURG - Betty Jo Allen, 55, of Galesburg died at 5:05 p.m. Friday, Nov. 25, 2005, at Labette County Medical Center emergency room. Her death was unexpected. She was born Feb. 18, 1950, near Stoutland, Mo., to John E. and Wilma J. (Young) Clark. She grew up and attended school near Richland, Mo., until moving to Erie with her family. She graduated from Erie High School in 1968. She married Donald R. Allen on March 10, 1990. He survives of the home. She worked at Ruskin Manufacturing for the past 21 years and was currently employed there. She enjoyed flower gardening and going to flea markets. She also enjoyed decorating. Survivors include two sons, John Gallison and his wife, Joy, of San Antonio and Earl Collyer II of Fort Gordon, Ga.; a daughter, Stacey Ferrell and her husband, Eric, of South Hutchinson; a stepson, Dustin Allen and his wife, Christy, of Chanute; eight grandchildren; a sister, Reta Newberry and her husband, Calvin, of St. Paul; and two nephews, Todd Newberry and his wife, Shanann, of rural Erie and Cole Newberry and his wife, Jennifer, of rural St. Paul. The service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Mount Hope Cemetery in Galesburg with the Rev. John Chastain officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home in Parsons.
Obituary, Parsons Sun, November 28, 2005.
Mount Hope Cemetery
Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Dec 05, 2005
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