Sep. 21, 2008 Gulfport Harrison County Mississippi, USA
Geraldine Allen, 80, of Ocean Springs, passed away September 21 in Gulfport. Geraldine was born on December 23, 1927 in Stanley County, North Carolina. She was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Auxiliary and Ocean Springs Volunteer Fireman's Auxiliary. Gerry was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was a beautiful person who enjoyed the simple things in life. Her faith made her strong in the struggle with her illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis L. Allen, Sr.; a brother, Bob Austin and son-in-law, Robert J. Foster, Sr. Survivors include her children, Curtis L. Allen, Jr. of Ocean Springs, Brenda Foster of Ocean Springs, Mike (Beverly) Allen of Union Mills, NC, Margaret (Greg) Cassidy of Ocean Springs; nine grandchildren, Robert J. Foster, Jr., Greg Foster, Angela Cumbest, Scott Allen, Shawnette Davidson, Yvette Allen, Aaron Allen, Adam Blanchard and Andy Streitmatter along with twelve great-grandchildren, Austin, Kelsi, Joseph, Jet, Owen, Ethan, Emily, Nathan, Ava, Brielle, Anthony and Mollie.