Genevieve Allen

January 27, 1914 - November 7, 2011
Genevieve Allen


Genevieve Allen, age 97, of Lake Shore Commons Wilmington passed away on Monday, November 7, 2011 at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter.

She was born in Cold Water, Kansas on January 27, 1914 and was preceded in death by her husband, Neal Gordon Allen and sons Douglas Neal Allen and Gary Lee Allen.

Surviving are her grandchildren, Doug Allen and fiancé Debbie, Katy Allen Mercer and husband Buddy, Barbara Allen Ridge and husband Steve, all of Wilmington and eight great-grandchildren, Carson, Trey, Brett, Erica, Courtney, Brittany, Logan, and Andrew.

Funeral services will be conducted 7pm, Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel. The Reverend Jay Young will officiate. Burial will take place Monday, in Mobile Alabama.

Memorial contributions may be made to Paw’s Place, 3701 East Boiling Spring Rd Winnabow, NC 28479, or the New Hanover County Humane Society, 2405 N. 23rd Street Wilmington, NC 28401.

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  • November 11, 2011
    Maureen Rimer says:
    Doug, Katy, and Deb, So sorry to hear of Gramma Allen's death. She certainly had a long life, good for her. Shered her picture with Charles so he could see "Perry-so-very" Love Moesita!