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 Annie Mae Allen

Annie Mae Allen

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Death 21 Apr 2002 (aged 79)
Burial Fairhope, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 36697420 · View Source
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BALDWIN COUNTY
Annie Mae Allen
FAIRHOPE -- Annie Mae Allen, a former longtime teacher in the Baldwin County school system, died Sunday in a Fairhope hospital. Miss Allen, a native of Battles Wharf and a resident of Fairhope, taught in Baldwin schools for more than 30 years, serving at Baldwin County Training School in Daphne, Ellisville Elementary School in Loxley, Foley High School and Bay Minette Elementary School until retiring in 1987. While a teacher at Baldwin County Training Academy, she initiated the first homecoming parade. She was also a deputy voter registrar for the state of Alabama. A 1955 queen of the Colored Carnival Association, now the Mobile Area Mardi Gras Association, Miss Allen was affiliated with the Royal Sixteen Social Club and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. As a member of Twin Beech A.M.E. Zion Church, she sang in the senior choir for 55 years and served as president for 20 years. She was also a trustee board member, president of the culinary department for 20 years, a class leader, Program Calendar Committee chairwoman, and a chairperson of 100 Women in White. Survivors include a son, Ricky Allen of Battles Wharf; and a foster child, Wanda Suggs of Fairhope. The funeral is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at Twin Beech A.M.E. Zion Church, with burial in the church cemetery. Memorial Funeral Home on St. Stephens Road in Prichard is handling arrangements.
The Mobile Register, Mobile, Alabama Tuesday, 4/23/2002


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  • Created by: Patricia Dunbar
  • Added: 3 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36697420
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Annie Mae Allen (23 Nov 1922–21 Apr 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36697420, citing Twin Beech Cemetery, Fairhope, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Patricia Dunbar (contributor 46627262) .