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Emma Elizabeth "Eliza" Bast Allen
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Birth: Apr. 26, 1874
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 1969
Elk City
Beckham County
Oklahoma, USA



In December 1945 Emma was living in/near Hammon, Oklahoma.

The Elk City Daily News, Sunday, February 23, 1969, pg 2
Allen Rites Set For Sunday

Funeral services for Mrs. Emma E. Allen, 94, who died Thursday in a local hospital, will be conducted at 1: 30 p.m. Sunday in the First Baptist church of Hammon, with Rev. H. P. Elliott and Rev. Albert Trent officiating. Burial will follow in the Blair cemetery.
Mrs. Allen was born April 26, 1874, in Dallas County, Tex. She was married to Granville William Allen on May 3(sic), 1891(sic), in Old Greer county. They moved to Blair in 1898(?), moved back to Texas in 1909, then moved to four miles north of Elk City in 1918, then to the Herring community in 1922, where they lived until Mr. Allenís death Feb. 9, 1936.
In 1940 Mrs. Allen moved to Hammon where she had lived since. She was a longtime member of the Methodist church. The Blair cemetery is on land donated by her father, the late Charles A. Bast.
Survivors include 4 daughters, Mrs. O. M. Spurlock, Elk City, Mrs. Ted Gwartney, Hammon, Mrs. Orlena Jones, Beeville, Tex., Mrs. Irene Linebarger, Tulare, Calif.; 3 sons, Jesse, John and Bill, all of Hammon; 19 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren.
Besides her husband, a son and a daughter preceded her in death. Mrs. Allen was the last member of her family.
Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Granville William Allen (1871 - 1936)
 
 Children:
  Rutha Amanda Allen Evans (1892 - 1967)*
  John Biman Allen (1903 - 1990)*
  Grandville William Allen (1910 - 1991)*
  Emma Murl Allen Gwartney (1912 - 2000)*
  Jesse Albert Allen (1915 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Bio info from FAG contributor (Rob Walker)
 
Burial:
Blair Cemetery
Blair
Jackson County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: S6 R3
 
Created by: Robert Wedgeworth (Crypt...
Record added: Oct 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60244534
Emma Elizabeth Eliza <i>Bast</i> Allen
Added by: Lodi1961
 
Emma Elizabeth Eliza <i>Bast</i> Allen
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