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Allen Edward Worthen
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1878
Denton County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 1958
Lawton
Comanche County
Oklahoma, USA

Allen E. Worthen, 79, of 1603 B. died at 1:45 am today in a local nursing home.
A pioneer Greer county farmer and crocer, Worthen was born Feb 24, 1878, at Denton, TX. He moved to Greer County in 1892 and to Lawton in 1942 from Vincent.
Worthen was married to Miss Mary Ritchie on Aug 10, 1899 at Vincent. He was a member of the Centenary Medothis church.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, J. E. Worthen, Shiprock, NJ; Dwight Worthen, Little Rock, AR, and Gene Worthen, No 7 N 27th; one daughter, Mrs. Bill Burleson, 804 Euclid; 15 grandchildren; one brother C. E. Worthen, Lubbock, TX; and two sisters, Mrs. John Overton, Jayton, TX and Mrs. A. M. Burleson, Pomona, CA.
Services will at 2 pm Friday in the Lawton Funeral home chaped with Rev Whit Ozier, assistant pastor at Centenary, officiating. Burial will be in Highland cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Jasper Worthen (1841 - 1909)
  Lockey Emeline Woolsey Worthen (1846 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Tennessee Ritchie Worthen (1884 - 1965)
 
 Children:
  Jeff E. Worthen (1901 - 1975)*
  Virginia Belle Worthen Burleson (1903 - 1976)*
  Alva Isham Worthen (1905 - 1956)*
  Rhodo Worthen (1908 - 1948)*
  Charles C Worthen (1910 - 1955)*
  Claude Edward Worthen (1913 - 1957)*
  Dwight Franklin Worthen (1916 - 1986)*
  William Eugene Worthen (1924 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  Richard A. Worthen (1863 - 1907)*
  Cornelious C. Brookman (1869 - 1954)**
  Minnie Elizabeth Worthen Ellison (1873 - 1941)*
  Emma Worthen Hansard (1873 - 1896)*
  Allen Edward Worthen (1878 - 1958)
  Nettie C. Worthen Canon (1883 - 1906)*
  Julia Mae Worthen Overton (1886 - 1920)*
  Charles Everett Worthen (1892 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Lawton
Comanche County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: David Worthen
Record added: Apr 26, 2009
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Allen Edward Worthen
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- Cheryl Deatherage
 Added: Aug. 20, 2009

- David Worthen
 Added: Jun. 2, 2009
 
 
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