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Nancy Minerva Jane "Nannie" Allen Wakefield
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1881
Death: May 12, 1964

She was a daughter of Alsmus Boler
and Mary (Heath) Allen. She married James Pinkney Wakefield.

I show the following children for Nancy & James:

Chester Wakefield
Grace Wakefield
Juanita Wakefield
Loah Wakefield
Pearl Wakefield
Velda Wakefield
Virgie Wakefield
Ira Edward Wakefield 1904 1964
Gloia Wakefield 1906 1908
Iris Edna Wakefield 1909 1967
Winfred C Wakefield 1911 1915

For siblings of Nancy I show:
Emma Virginia Allen
- Lieuella Allen 1880 -
Allison Alfred Allen 1883 - 1900
Reuben Marion Allen 1885 - 1898
Edward Franklin Allen 1888 -

Obituary for Nancy (provided by Dave Bollinger)

Rites held for Nancy Wakefield

Nancy Minerva Jane Wakefield, daughter of Alsmus Baloe
and Mary (Heath) Allen, was born at Clubb, MO. on September
29, 1881 and died in Parma, MO. May 12, 1964 at the age
of 82 years, 7 months and 13 days.

On September 2, 1897 she was united in marriage to
James Pinkney Wakefield and to this union 11 children
were born.

She leaves to mourn her departure two sons, Ira Wakefield
of Silva, Chester Wakefield of Cahokia, Ill., seven
daughters, Grace Westmoreland of Patterson, Pearl DeSpain
of Marquand, Virgie Allen of Piedmont, Iris Bollinger
of Silva, Junita Joy of Eureka Kansas, Loah Twidwell and
Velda Schlater both of Cahokia, Ill. She leaves two
sisters, Lieuella Zigler of Parma and Emma Bell of Harvey

She also leaves 36 grandchildren, 57 great-grandchildren,
and 7 great-great grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her husband, one son Winfred,
one daughter Gloia Wakefield, three brothers, Edward,
Allison and Reuben Allen.

In 1898 Mrs. Wakefield professed her faith Christ and
united with the New Prospect Baptist Church.

She will be greatly missed by her family and all thosew
who knew and loved her.

Funeral Services was held at the New Prospect Church
with the Rev. L.A. Davis and the Rev. Orla Parker officiating. Music was by Mrs. Dollie Twidwell and son
Glendell, accompanied by Marjorie Bowles, pianist.
Interment was in the New Prospect Cemetery, grandsons
serving as pallbearers. Gish service.
Family links: 
  Alsmus Boler Allen (1857 - 1937)
  Mary Columbia Heath Allen (1858 - 1896)
  James Pinkney Wakefield (1873 - 1950)*
  Grace Mae Wakefield Westmoreland (1898 - 1967)*
  Lucy Pearl Wakefield DeSpain (1900 - 1974)*
  Virgie Ann Wakefield Allen (1902 - 1989)*
  Ira Edward Wakefield (1905 - 1964)*
  Gloia Evelyn Wakefield (1906 - 1908)*
  Iris Edna Wakefield Bollinger (1909 - 1967)*
  Winfred Charles Wakefield (1911 - 1915)*
  Chester Floyd Wakefield (1913 - 1968)*
  Loah Irene Wakefield Twidwell (1915 - 1979)*
  Juanita Virginia Wakefield Joy (1917 - 1988)*
  Velda Lucille Wakefield Schalter (1919 - 2011)*
  Nancy Minerva Jane Allen Wakefield (1881 - 1964)
  Allison Alfred Allen (1883 - 1900)*
  Reuben Marion Allen (1885 - 1898)*
  Edward Andrew Franklin Allen (1887 - 1949)*
  Emma Virginia Allen Bell (1891 - 1971)*
*Calculated relationship
New Prospect Cemetery
Wayne County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Cindy Leach Donigian-Mil...
Originally Created by: Robert G. Bennett
Record added: Feb 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24754822
Nancy Minerva Jane Nannie <i>Allen</i> Wakefield
Added by: dnbollinger
Nancy Minerva Jane Nannie <i>Allen</i> Wakefield
Added by: Opal Schuler
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May you rest in peace in God's loving care.
- Bonnie Waltman Radford
 Added: Aug. 18, 2012

- Cindy Leach Donigian-Miller
 Added: Jan. 30, 2009

 Added: Feb. 28, 2008
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