ALLEN – Carolyn Mabel Allen died on May 18, 1983 in the Brooks Health Centre at the age of 97 years.
She was born in Illinois and resided in various places among them BowIsland, Medicine Hat, Lethbridge and Brooks.
She was predeceased by her husband, George in 1924, also two daughters and a son.
Surviving are two sons, Everett of Brooks and Coonie of Pincher Creek; two daughters, Mrs. Irma Philpott of Brooks and Mrs. Aryle Hartman of Lethbridge; 16 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services was held on Saturday, May 21 at 1:00 p.m. in Smith Memorial Chapel with the Reverend George G, Scott officiating. Interment followed in the Brooks Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Laverne Wombold, Jock Scott, Jan Allen, Randy Hartman, Rick Dongworth and Jim Hayward.
If friends desire donations may be made to the Newell Nursing Home.
Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Brooks Bulletin May 25,1983 Roll 36 Image 1108