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Fannie Allen

Monday, November 26, 2007

NEW MADRID - Fannie Lucille Allen, 93, died Nov. 24, 2007, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center.

Born Oct. 24, 1914, in Fredericktown, to the late Walter and Bessie Harris Welshans, she was a member of the New Madrid Baptist Church.

She was marred to O.A. Allen, who preceded her in death in 1972.

Four sisters and one brother also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: two sons and a daughter-in-law, William C. and Jean Allen of Charleston, S.C. and James R. Allen of Premont, Texas; one sister, Roberta Bell of New Madrid; and 11 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Tripp Spangler will officiate.

Burial will follow in Sikeston City Cemetery.