|Birth: ||Apr. 9, 1923|
|Death: ||Feb. 10, 2008|
Edith Estelle Allen, 84, of Amarillo died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. CST today in Grady Cemetery in Grady, N.M., with the Rev. Shane Niece, pastor of Living Waters Fellowship in Canyon, officiating. Arrangements are by Holley Funeral Home of Canyon.
Mrs. Allen was born April 9, 1923, in Grady to Emmett Rupe and Lottie Harlas Rupe. She married Eual Allen on Dec. 24, 1943, in Clovis, N.M.
She was a homemaker and lived in Curry County until 1999. She was a longtime Sunday school teacher at Trinity Methodist Church and was most recently a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Clovis. She is remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Rowena Allen, in 1993; and a sister, Donella Forbes.
Survivors include her husband, Eual Allen; a son, Lynn Allen and wife Vera; a daughter, Claudia Muller and husband Ron; four brothers, Oliver Rupe, H.O. Rupe, Wallace Rupe and Don Kirby; a sister, Fern Graham; four grandchildren, Michelle Roberts, Brian Allen, Philip Muller and Nickolas Muller; four great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Family visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home in Canyon.
Amarillo Globe-News, Feb. 13, 2008
Rowena Chloe Allen (1948 - 1993)*
Terry Glenn Allen (1949 - 1949)*
Grady City Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Feb 13, 2008
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