NEW BOSTON, Texas—Lora Lee Allen, 72, of DeKalb, Texas, died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at her home.

Mrs. Allen was born March 5, 1941, in Mississippi. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, C.M. Allen; and one son, Wayne Allen.

Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Shellie Allen of DeKalb; one brother, Michael Goar of Arlington, Texas, two sisters, Kathy Hernandez of Irving, Texas, and Patricia Goar of Jacksonville, Texas; three grandsons, Christopher Allen of Omaha, Texas, and Colby Allen and Timmy Allen of DeKalb; and a number of other relatives.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Sand Hill Cemetery with Leo Smith officiating. Burial will be under direction of Bates-Rolf Funeral Home.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. to noon Friday at the funeral home.

Online registration is at

batesrolffuneralhome.com.

Published: 10/24/2013