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Obit: Sylvia ALLEN

Obit: Sylvia ALLEN

May 14th, 2019 in Obituaries

Sylvia Harris Allen, 97, died Saturday, May 11, 2019. Mrs. Allen was born June 25, 1921, in Sasakwa, Okla. She was a former business owner and a member of the Dancing Grannies and Open Door Baptist Church, Queen City, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin Allen; two children, Wesley Everett Sr. and Kenneth D. Allen; two grandchildren, Wesley G. Everett Jr. and Jeffrey Allen; and one great-great-grandchild, Chrislee Steed. Survivors include one daughter, Judy Epperson of Oklahoma City; one son and daughter-in-law, Ronnie and Joyce Allen of Parma, Ohio; one daughter-in-law, Patti Everett of Alanta, Texas; eight grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and 27 great-great-grandchildren. Services will be 10 a.m. today at Hanner Funeral Service with Ron Riemar officiating. Burial will be in Laws Chapel Cemetery. Family will be at the home of Jerry and Christy Steed, 16949 Highway 237, Doddridge, Ark. Online registration is at eastfuneralhomes.com.