|Birth: ||Dec. 15, 1879|
|Death: ||Feb. 15, 1968|
Wichita Eagle, Saturday, February 17, 1968
Graveside Rites Here For Jesse J. Allen
Graveside services for Jesse James Allen, 88, of 1639 N. Clarence, retired blacksmith for Kimball and Stark, Olathe, Kan., and former Lenexa, Kan., mayor, who died Thursday, were Friday in Wichita Park Cemetery.
Born in Sycamore, Kan., he came to Wichita in 1943 from Lenexa. He had been mayor of Lenexa in the early 1930s.
He was a member of the, Methodist church, Walnut, Kan., Masonic Lodge, and Odd Fellows.
Survivors include a daughter,, Mrs. Edna Updike, Wichita; a brother, Harold, Independence, Kan., and two sisters, Mrs. Estelle Watkins, and Miss Grace Allen, both of Fairfield; Calif.
Cochran Mortuary had charge.
Solease Alexander Allen (1849 - 1946)
Ouncebelle Slusher Allen (1858 - 1939)
Gertrude E. Allen (1882 - 1955)*
Jesse James Allen (1879 - 1968)
Grace Mabel Allen (1882 - 1978)*
Solease Harold Allen (1887 - 1976)*
Wichita Park Cemetery and Mausoleum
Created by: The Old Genealogist
Record added: Jul 26, 2010
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