Alice Allen

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Coffeyville -

Alice AllenAlice A. Allen, 95, of Coffeyville passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at her home.

She was born April 5, 1918 at Vinita, OK to Alfred E. and Alice A. (Dolon) Morrey.  In 1924 her family moved to Coffeyville.  Alice attended Holy Name Catholic School, Roosevelt Junior High and graduated from Field Kindley High School.  After completing high school she attended nursing school at Independence.

On April 22, 1940 she married Carl H. Allen at Holy Name Catholic Church in Coffeyville.  Following their marriage they made home in Coffeyville where they raised their family.  Alice worked as a sales clerk at Brown Furniture Store for 26 years.  Her husband preceded her in death on November 20, 2004.

Alice was a member of Holy Name Catholic Church, Altar Society, Prayer Chain and quilters group.  She enjoyed ceramics, playing cards, quilting and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Survivors include four sons, Tom Allen and wife Brenda of Argyle, TX, Jim Allen and wife Marsha of Caney, John Allen and wife Sharon of Hope Mills, NC, and Harry Allen and wife Diana of Floresville, TX; two daughters, Mary “Audie” Woody and husband Jim of rural South Coffeyville, and Anne Logan and husband David of rural Coffeyville; one sister, Nell Flanagan of Laguna Vista, TX; fifteen grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one granddaughter, Rhonda Kay Allen; one great-grandchild and one great-great-grandchild; her brother Alfred E. Morrey II, and her twin brother, Tom Morrey.

A Rosary Vigil Service will be at 7:00 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2013 at Holy Name Catholic Church.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Holy Name Catholic Church with Father Ben Nguyen officiating.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

Friends may call on Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the David W. Barnes Funeral Home in Coffeyville.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials to Holy Name Catholic Church; contributions may be left with the funeral home or mailed c/o David W. Barnes Funeral Home, 306 North Cline Road, Coffeyville, KS 67337.

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Kathy England Spears June 25, 2013 at 10:46 pm

Dear Allen family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. She was such a good woman and will be remembered by so many for the great things she did.
Kathy and family

Linda Hood June 25, 2013 at 4:29 pm

Audie and Family, so sorry for your loss. May her memories be forever in your hearts.

Linda Hood June 25, 2013 at 4:28 pm

Audie and family, so sorry for your loss.

Carl & Bonnie Rauch June 22, 2013 at 10:22 am

Sorry to hear of your loss. Alice will be missed by all her lovely family and all her friends. She was such a great lady and will be greatly missed by all. Prayer to the family.
Love, Carl & Bonnie Rauch

Jim and Pat Brady June 21, 2013 at 9:03 pm

John, Sharon and family. Our prayers are with you and your family. May God’s blessings be with everyone.

Mike Regan June 21, 2013 at 8:17 pm

Remember the Allen’s well. On Willow Street….my best to Tom…
were classmates at Holy Name…..Great lady…..

Lynn Bailey Jr. June 20, 2013 at 9:51 pm

Audie and Anne, my sincere condolences on the passing of your mother. May all the wonderful memories comfort you. My prayers are with you.

Charita Kizzire June 20, 2013 at 2:59 pm

John and Sharon
My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family at this time with the loss of your Mother. I haven’t seen you guys in years but have thought about you many times. May God comfort you and give you peace in the days ahead.

John and Carol Battitori June 20, 2013 at 1:51 pm

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and Alice.
John and Carol Battitori

John and Jackie Johnson June 20, 2013 at 6:32 am

To All Her Children. Alice was a wonderful person, she will be missed. I will always have great memories of her and your family. May God be with you ALL.

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