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Annie Florence Joyce Allen
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1940
West Dover
Halifax County
Nova Scotia, Canada
Death: Apr. 17, 2005
Halifax County
Nova Scotia, Canada

Halifax Herald 4/20/2005

ALLEN, Florence Joyce "Nanny" - 65, Timberlea, slipped away peacefully into God's arms on April 17, 2005, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in West Dover, she was a daughter of the late Clyde and Margaret (Morash) Allen. She was a member of West Dover Baptist Church, and had been employed at the SouWester Restaurant, Peggy's Cove, for many years. She loved to read to children and enjoyed flowers and crossword puzzles. She kept in contact with all of her family daily by phone. She is survived by brothers, Gerald (Ruthie), West Dover; Weldon (Cathy), East Dover; twin sister, Cora (Mrs. Ross Richardson), West Dover; sisters, Doris (Mrs. Kenny Morash), West Dover; Jean Sanford, Windsor. For the past 26 years she lived with Clyde and Veronica Thornhill, and helped to raise, Stephen and Jackie. She had a special relationship with baby Kera Leigh and Amanda. Also surviving are nieces, Kim Sanford, Sherry Allen, Wanda Allen, Margaret Berringer, Flora and Ruby Wile, Tanya and Patricia Allen; nephews, Craig, Junior, Perry, and Clyde. She is also survived by her extended family, Albert, Gary, Gordie, Jean, Clyde and Paul. She was predeceased by sister, Olive; brother, Charles in infancy; foster brother, Lawrence Cleveland. The body is resting in J. Albert Walker Funeral Home (2005) Ltd., 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax, where visitation was held Tuesday from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held today at 2 p.m. in West Dover Baptist Church, Rev. Michael Cannell officiating. Burial in East Dover Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in memory may be made to Glades Nursing Home. Many thanks to the wonderful staff of the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII and Glades Nursing Home. A reception to follow at the home of Craig Sanford, 151 West Dover Rd.

With thanks to Heather Mahoney. 
United Baptist Cemetery - East Dover
East Dover
Halifax County
Nova Scotia, Canada
Created by: Sharon Goddard
Record added: Oct 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99912832
Annie Florence Joyce Allen
Added by: Sharon Goddard
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