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Rachel Ruth Davis Allen
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1896
Monroe County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1958
Boulder County
Colorado, USA

Wife of Raymond Carl Allen. Daughter of Elwood E. Davis and Sarah M. Davis


Russell, Iowa
Thursday, November 27, 1958


Rachel Ruth Davis, born in Melrose, Iowa, August 29, 1896 to Elwood E. and Sarah Davis. She was married September 12, 1916 in Melrose, Iowa, to Raymond Carl Allen, who preceded her in death in 1947.

To this union were born four children. Pauline Marie Gibbons, Irma Louise Cartwright, Roberta Ann Carlson, and Joe Dean Allen.

Mrs. Allen was a member of the Eastern Star at Corydon and Leon, Iowa, and of the Newcomer's Club of Boulder, Colorado. She had been a member of the Methodist Church most of her life.

Besides her four children she is survived by a sister, Mrs. Iva L. Ewald of Des Moines, and a brother, Lyle E. Davis, of Newton, Iowa, and eight grandchildren: Andrew Allen, Topeka, Kansas; Priscilla Teresa, and Mary Gibbons, of Columbia, Missouri; Jeffrey and Jill Cartwright, and Kevin and Scott Carlson, all of Boulder, Colorado.

Funeral services were held at the Woodman Funeral Home, Saturday, November 15, at 2:00 p.m., Rev. A. E. Beals officiating. Burial was in the Russell Cemetery.

Family links: 
  Ellwood E. Davis (1860 - 1949)
  Sarah Marie Davis Davis (1862 - 1919)
  Raymond Carl Allen (1894 - 1947)
  Iva Luella Davis Rickey (1890 - 1979)*
  Lyle Ellwood Davis (1893 - 1978)*
  Rachel Ruth Davis Allen (1896 - 1958)
*Calculated relationship
Russell Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section 3 Row 11 Grave 14
Created by: Skip
Record added: Jul 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39477138
Rachel Ruth <i>Davis</i> Allen
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Rachel Ruth <i>Davis</i> Allen
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