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Betty Allen, 82, of 1424 Holston Drive, Bristol, TN passed away on Sunday January 18, 2015. She was born on September 28, 1932 to the late Warren Lewis Wills and Helen May Wills. Betty was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking and shopping and she attended First United Methodist Church, Bristol, TN. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Jack Allen; a daughter Margie A. Shultz; a brother Warren Lewis Wills, Jr.; and great grandson Jeremiah Thomas Miller.
Survivors include three daughters: Karen Sue James of Reynoldsburg, OH, Sandy Lynn Platz of Bristol, TN, Donna Marie Bougher of Lakeland, FL; three sons: Michael Wayne Allen of Bristol, TN, Kenneth Darrell Allen of Minnesota, Jack Allen of Lakeland, FL; three sisters: Sonya Kagarise of Manistigue, MI, Shirley Kagarise of Belleville, MI, Pat Voss of New Boston, MI; one brother: Harry Wills and wife Nancy of Mountain City, TN; several grandchildren; several great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were conducted on Wednesday, January 21, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. from the Hux-Lipford Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Harry Wills officiating. The family received friends from 1:00 p.m. till 2:00 p.m. prior to the funeral service. Burial followed from Phillippi Cemetery.
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Professional services for Ms. Allen’s family are in the care of Hux-Lipford Funeral Home.