|Birth: ||Feb. 27, 1927|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 2011|
Rebecca Allen, 83, of Sheep Springs, died on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, in Farmington. She was born Feb. 27, 1927, in Sheep Springs, to John and Grace Teller.
Her mother's clan is Kiiyaanii and her father's clan is Kinlicheenii.
Rebecca was born and raised in Sheep Springs, and she lived there her whole life. She attended To'haalii Boarding School.
She was a homemaker who raised seven children. She loved playing Bingo and tending her sheep.
Rebecca was preceded in death by her husband, Tom Allen Jr.; son, Michael Charley; daughter, Elsie Mae Gould; her parents; and two great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her son, Johnnie Charley; daughters, Louise Charley, Rose Charley, Emma Charley and Bertha Balone; sister, Alice Martinez; 36 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 21, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Sheep Springs.
Interment will follow at the Sheep Springs Community Cemetery.
The reception will be held at Rebecca Allen's residence, four miles north of Sheep Springs, a quarter-mile west of 491.
Those who wish to send condolences may do so at www.danielsfuneral.com.
Cope Memorial Kirtland Chapel, 458 County Road 6100, (505) 598-9636.
Published in Farmington Daily Times from February 18 to February 19, 2011
Sheep Springs Cemetery
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Feb 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65843225