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Evelyn Doris Smith Allen
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1924
Jackson
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 19, 2013
Poplar Bluff
Butler County
Missouri, USA

Wife of Elmo D. Allen (who was the son of William Boler Allen & Mary Elizabeth (Ward) Allen.

I have found 1 child, a baby that lived a couple of days, named Marylon, who is also buried @ New Prospect.

Provided by Billie Stamps:

Evelyn Doris Allen, age 89, of Clubb, MO, passed away peacefully on May 19, 2013 at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, MO. She was born January 19, 1924, in Jackson, MO to parents Andy and Jessie May (Sears) Smith.
She spent her childhood in Wayne County and attended one room schools.
On September 28, 1940 she married Elmo Allen and to this union four children were born. Through the years, Evelyn dedicated her life to serving her family. In addition to her family, she owned Allen's Grocery with her husband in Clubb, MO, for many years. Her favorite pastimes were tending her garden, watching her flowers grow, making a home for her cats, collecting Angel, readin, sewing, and embroidering.
In 1980 she joined the Jacktown General Baptist Church in Silva, MO. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and two infant daughters; Eunice Louis and Marylou Sue Allen; five brothers and seven sisters.
She is survived by her son, Leon Allen and wife, Ruby, of Clubb, MO; one daughter, Lois Link and husband, Rev. Marshall, of Puxico; four grandchildren, Sandy Slusher and husband, Bill of North Carolina; Sheri Masterson and husband, James, of South Dakota; Lisa Wilson and husband, Caleb, of Illinois; Scott Link and wife, Mandy, of FL; seven great grandchildren, Seth and Brooke of North Carolina, Jordan and Dustin of South Dakota, Jeffery, Jenny, and Gracie of Florida, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Visitation: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 Ruegg Funeral Home, Greenville, MO at 6 p.m.
Funeral Services: Thursday, May 23, 2013 Ruegg Funeral Home, Greenville, MO at 11 a.m.
Interment: New Prospect Cemetery in Silva, MO.

The above information was taken from the Memorial Pamphlet provided by the funeral home.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elmo Allen (1911 - 1979)
 
 Children:
  Marylon Sue Allen (1941 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Prospect Cemetery
Silva
Wayne County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Cindy Leach Donigian-Mil...
Originally Created by: Robert G. Bennett
Record added: Feb 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24696691
Evelyn Doris <i>Smith</i> Allen
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Evelyn Doris <i>Smith</i> Allen
Added by: Cindy Leach Donigian-Miller
 
 
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 Added: Jan. 8, 2009
 
 
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