Funeral services for Mrs. Linda Fay Allen, 61, of
Cookeville, Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on Thursday,
January 1, 2009, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the John Young
Cemetery in the Shiloh community.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4 P.M. – 9
P.M., and Thursday from 10 A.M until time of services.
Mrs. Allen passed away on Monday, December 29, 2008, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born September 15, 1947, in Albertville, AL, to the
late Azlee Murphy and Hazel Baldwin Murphy. On October
29, 1962, she was married to Joe Earl Allen, who survives.
She was a housewife and mother.
Survivors include her Husband: Joe Earl Allen of
Cookeville, TN; 3 Sons and Daughters-in-Law: Gary (Karen)
Allen, Kenny (Tammy) Allen, and James “Bo” (Shannon) Allen,
all of Cookeville, TN; 2 Daughters and 1 Son-in-Law: Pamela
(Steve) Trisdale of Baxter, TN, and Tammy Richardson of
Cookeville, TN; 11 Grandchildren: Lacy Trisdale; Clint,
Samantha, and Sonya Allen; Hayley Trisdale; Kayla, Brayden,
and Bryson Allen; Jesse Richardson; Mason and Noah
Richardson; 2 Great-Grandchildren: Kenan Allen and Tommy
Trisdale; 1 Brother: Clint Lee Murphy of Lockport, IL; and 3
Sisters: JoAnn Durkiewiez of Lemont, IL, Darlene Callahan of
Lockport, IL, and Dene Pierce of Centre, AL. Several nieces,
nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.
Pastor Ron Phillips will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Allen Family by contacting Anderson – Upper Cumberland
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