Frances Denicia Allen, 96, of Richmond, widow of Johnie Allen, passed away Monday, June 5, 2017.
She was born in Union City, Ky., on April 22, 1921, the daughter of Travis Andrew and Mary Lucy Parks Noland. She was a graduate of Union City High School and a member of the Union City Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School and enjoyed singing in the choir. She was a former employee of Elders Department Store and was retired from the Eastern Ky. University Book Store.
Survivors include: her son, Jimmy Allen (Sherry), of Richmond; her daughter, Mary Ann Forrest (Ron), of Clinton, Tenn.; one brother, James Noland (Mildred), of Elizabethtown; two sisters, Nancy Gross and Jo Day, both of Richmond; four grandchildren, Roy Isaacs, Robin Tinsley, Laura Forster and Jon Allen; 9 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.
Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, June 9, 2017, at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Mark Smith and Laura Forster officiating. Burial will follow in Madison Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Jimmy Cain, Larry Jones, Ron Forrest, Derek Forster, Jon Allen and Roy Isaacs.
Published on June 5, 2017