Frankie Allen

Saturday, February 16, 2002

JACKSON, Mo. -- Frankie M. Allen, 86, formerly of Neely's Landing, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002, at Beverly Health and Rehabilitation Services of Cape Girardeau.

She was born Jan. 6, 1916, daughter of William and Nora Webb Myer. She and Burley F. Allen were married Oct. 19, 1931, at Bloomfield, Mo. He died Sept. 8, 1985.

Allen was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church near Pocahontas, Mo.

Survivors include two sons, Harry D. Allen of Cape Girardeau, Kenny Allen of Virden, Ill.; nine grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, a great-grandson, five brothers and a sister.

Friends may call at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson from 4-8 p.m. Sunday, and at New Bethel Baptist Church after 10 a.m. Monday.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the church, with the Rev. John Rhodes officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.