Sunday, December 21, 2014

Delores Oliver Allen

Funeral services for Delores Oliver Allen, 88, were held Sunday, April 21, 2013 at Oakdale Funeral Home-Decatur County Chapel with Pastor Steven Caza officiating. Interment followed at Decatur County Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Allen passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013 at Decatur County General Hospital. She was born July 11, 1924 in Kansas City, MO to the late Thomas Jefferson Thomas and Eva Margaret Garrett Thomas. Delores was a retired executive secretary and attended Parsons Seventh Day Adventist Church. She is survived by a son, John Allen (Carolyn) of Lincoln, NE; daughter, Kerry Clark (David) of Sugar Tree; sister, Patricia Walker of Kansas City, MO; three grandchildren, Karen, Chris and Jodi; and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four brothers, Garrett Thomas, Eldon Thomas, Donald "Skip" Thomas and Larry Thomas; one sister, Pauline Morton; and one great-grandchild.