|Birth: ||Oct. 24, 1903|
|Death: ||Jun. 14, 2002|
Evelyn G. Allen, 98, died Friday (June 14, 2002) at Kansas Christian Home.
She was born Oct. 24, 1903, to Johnson and Vietter (Marshall) Grayson in Rosedale, Okla. They preceded her in death. She married Manuel Allen July 6, 1936, in Pauls Valley, Okla. He preceded her in death Oct. 13, 1965.
She grew up in Oklahoma attending public schools. She was a domestic housekeeper for many years and was a member of Second Baptist Church in Newton where she served on the Missions Board and was a member of the Widow's Club.
Survivors include: a son, Manuel Allen Jr. of Newton; two daughters, Thelma Trotter of Wichita and Louise Friesen of Oakland, Calif.; 15 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She also was preceded in death by an infant daughter, two sisters and a brother.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, all at Broadway Colonial Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Friday at Second Baptist Church with Dr. Leonard F. Gray officiating.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorials have been established with Second Baptist Church in care of the funeral home
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Record added: Mar 13, 2008
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