THE BOLIVAR COMMERCIAL, Friday, August 24, 2001, Page 3 
Transcribed by Kim Pollard Feb. 13, 2002 


Mary Allen

   Mary Allen, 71, of Drew, died  Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2001, at her residence. 
   Funeral services are at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Holly Grove Church in Drew with the Rev. F. C. McCann officiating. Burial will follow at Drew Cemetery under the direction of Byas Funeral Home in Ruleville. Visitation is from 2-6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. 
   She is survived by her husband, Earnest Allen of Drew; a son, John L. Allen of Drew; six daughters, Queen Ester Childs Dorris of Ruleville, Orena Allen of Drew, Mollie Allen of Cleveland, Earnest Branch of Indianola, Eloise Sutton and Nettie Allen, both of Canton; 21 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. 

Kim Pollard 
Mary Allen 
Holly Grove Church 
Rev. F. C. McCann 
Drew Cemetery 
Byas Funeral Home 
Earnest Allen 
John L. Allen 
Queen Ester Childs Dorris 
Orena Allen 
Mollie Allen 
Earnest Branch 
Eloise Sutton 
Nettie Allen