Funeral services for Ruth Allen, age 87 of Mount Vernon, were at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010 at Harvey Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in the Greenhill Cemetery with Rev. Dwayne Goodson and Alan Dickinson officiating.
Mrs. Allen was born Nov. 20, 1923 in Sparkman, Ark., to Ebbin Boen and Mahalie Seale. She was married to Ottis Allen.
She died Saturday, Dec. 4, in Mount Vernon.
She is survived by two children, Betty Crane and her husband, Frankie Broom of Mount Vernon and Phil Allen of Mount Pleasant; a sister, Joan Pullen of Arlington; a brother-in-law, Rex Narramore of Winfield; three grandchildren, Kim Edwards and her husband, Brandon, Chance Crane and Leslie Allen; and three great-grandchildren, Karoline Gillean, Halie Daniels, and Karsyn Daniels.
Pallbearers were Kip Narramore, Bob Narramore, Stan Narramore, Terry Narramore, Paul Boen, and Reg Allen.