Carolyn Lou Allen, age 72 of Jackson passed away Saturday, September 23, 2017 at the Holzer Medical Center of Jackson. She was born January 28, 1945 in Ironton, Ohio to the late Lindsey Wilson and Bada Morgan Bowen. She loved playing bingo and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her children: Christina (Jack) Cheatham of Jackson, Brenda (Arnold) Giles of Florida, Joyce (Bruce) Reed of Courthouse, Bada Allen of Jackson, Tabatha (Joe) Harrison and James Jr. “Jimmy” (Cindy) Allen, grandchildren: Carolyn, Ricky, Raymond, Matthew, Travis, Tonda, Ruth Ann, BJ, Kimberly, Jeremy, Tiffany, Jennifer, Lacey, Lindsey, Danielle and Brittany. Also surviving are brothers and sisters: Gary Wilson, Phyllis (Paul) Bowen, Alma (Gene) Massie, Gene (Ive) Wilson and Donald (Dottie) Wilson and 33 great-grandchildren.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents, husband: James Allen Sr., brother: Harold Wilson, sisters: Shirley Dailey and Vera Nicholson, granddaughter: Amy Harrison and great granddaughter: Madalyn Harrison.
Funeral services will be held at 2PM Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home with burial to follow at Horeb Cemetery, Oak Hill Ohio. Family will receive friends from 10AM up to the time of the service at 2PM.
Condolences can be emailed to www.mayhew-brownfuneralhome.com