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Lena Carver Allen
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Birth: Jun. 24, 1911
Bowie
Montague County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 2005
Roswell
Chaves County
New Mexico, USA


Lena Allen, age 94, formerly of Bowie, TX, passed away November 28, 2005 in Roswell, NM.
Mrs. Allen was born June 24, 1911 in Bowie, TX. She married R.D. Allen on June 28, 1935 in Waurika, OK. She was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church in Bowie, TX and taught in public schools at Bird Hollow, Boren and Fruitland, TX. She worked for the National Forest Service for eleven years in Gallup, NM.
Funeral services for Mrs. Lena were held Thursday, December 1, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at the New Hope Baptist Church in Bowie, TX with Rev. Dwayne Lamberson officiating. Interment was at Elmwood Cemetery under the direction of Heritage Family Funeral Home.
Surviving relatives include: three daughters, Ann Miller, Medford, OR. Linda Shelton, Bowie, TX and Sharon Cosby, Roswell, NM; five grandchildren; five great grandchildren; two sisters, Edith Hulse, Gary, TX and Reeda Glisson, Castro Valley, CA; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, R. D. Allen; her parent, Nannie Carver; one daughter, Neida Jordan, one grandson, Joel Allen Haviland and several sisters and brothers.
Pallbearers included: Will Robertson, Mark Robertson, Alex Cosby, Jess Cosby, R.D. Briono, Jim Carver, Lane Robertson.

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Lena was a school teacher in Fruitland, Montague Co., Texas 27 Aug. 1930.
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 Parents:
  Todd Archer Carver (1885 - 1945)
  Nannie Elzora Dempsey Carver (1886 - 1981)
 
 Spouse:
  R D Allen (1911 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Neida Gail Jordan (1936 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edith Carver Morgan (1907 - 2007)*
  Thomas Harrison Carver (1909 - 1993)*
  Lena Carver Allen (1911 - 2005)
  Pearl Carver Ingham (1913 - 1999)*
  Veta Carver Jeffrey (1915 - 1967)*
  Todd Archie Carver (1917 - 1968)*
  Elton Alton Carver (1919 - 1953)*
  Arvel Edgar Carver (1922 - 1996)*
  Rollin Carver (1923 - 2002)*
  Roland Carver (1923 - 1992)*
  Reeda Fay Carver Glisson (1926 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Bowie
Montague County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Elaine
Record added: Oct 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60782395
Lena <i>Carver</i> Allen
Added by: Gerri Cozart Paine
 
Lena <i>Carver</i> Allen
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Miss you Aunt Lena!
- Mitzi Allen Roach
 Added: Jul. 11, 2012
~I~Love~You~
- Elaine
 Added: Dec. 18, 2010
~Rest~in~Peace~
- Elaine
 Added: Oct. 29, 2010
 
 
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