Sep. 17, 2005 Manteo Dare County North Carolina, USA
Mary A. Allen Mary A. Allen, 89, of Manteo died Saturday, Sept. 17, in her home. Formerly of Petersburg, Va., she was the daughter of the late Gid B. Alston and Nannie Bet Crawley Alston. She was preceded in death by husbands, Basil H. Woodall and Aubrey Allen and a daughter, Gwendolyn W. Lane. She is survived by her daughters, Gladys Hanhart of Hopewell, Va. and Bonnie W. Strawser of Manteo; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Bernice Roberson. A memorial service was scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 20 at Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church in Manteo. A funeral service will be held at the Hopewell Chapel of J.T. Morriss & Son on Wednesday, Sept. 21, at 11 am. The family will receive friends one-hour prior to the service on Wednesday. Burial will follow at Bermuda Memorial Park in Hopewell.
Obituary, Outer Banks Sentinel, September 21, 2005.