Funeral  services  for  Mrs.  Dorothy  Young  Allen,  78,  of
Cookeville,  TN,  will  be  held  at 8 P.M. on Thursday, August 6,
2015,  at  Anderson  -  Upper   Cumberland  Funeral  Home   in
Gainesboro, TN. Private burial will take place later in the Young
Cemetery on Sugartown Ridge in Jackson County, TN.

 The family will receive friends on Thursday from 6 P.M.  until
time of services.

 She   passed   away   on   Monday,   August   3,  2015, at the
Bethesda Health Care Center in Cookeville, TN.

She  was born  December  4, 1936, in Jackson County, TN, to
the  late  Bill  Clay  and  Bessie  Young.  She was married to the
late  Roger Kenneth Allen. She worked in retail at Big K, Roses,
and  Leo's  Spring  Street  Market.  She  was  a  member  of the
Willow Avenue Church of Christ.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was  preceded in
death  by  3  Brothers:  Kenny  Young,  Rick  Young,  and Hugh

 Survivors  include   4  Sons:  Roger  Allen  of  Cookeville, TN;
Mike   (Darlene)   Allen  of  Sparta,  TN;  Tim  (Cindy)  Allen   of
Alabama;  and  Keith  Allen;  1  Daughter: Debbie Allen (Danny)
Phy  of  Cookeville, TN;  2  Brothers: Billy Ray Young and Ralph
Young,  both  of  Gainesboro, TN;  1  Sister: Wanda  Dayton  of
Spring, TX; 9 Grandchildren: Jessica and James Allen,  Jennifer
Hammock, Jared Phy, Cody Haley, T. J. Richard, and Eve Allen;
and 3 Great-Grandchildren: Maddux and Marlee Hammock and
Oliver Allen.

     Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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