Martha Alene Allen, 94
Martha Alene Allen, age 94, of Oneida, Tennessee, passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn. She was born March 11, 1923, the daughter of the late Marshall Overton and Lillie King Overton McCullough. Alene loved quilting, working in her flowers, and was a member of the Capital Hill Missionary Baptist Church. Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents were, her husband, John Allen; sons, Johnny, Joe and Robert Allen; sister, Amy Albertini; daughters-in-law, Wilma and Patsy Allen; grandsons, Ron Jeffers and Danny Jeffers; and great-granddaughters, Aleshia and Jamie Hill. Surviving her are children, Barbara (Thermon) Jeffers, of Oneida, Tenn., Judy (Roger) Baird, of Foster, Jean (Mike) West, of Oneida, Tenn.; sister, Georgia Wilson, of Blanchester, Ohio; grandchildren, Marshall (Melisa) Allen, of Sparta, Bill (Reva) Allen, of Helenwood, Kenny Allen of Crossville, Regina Allen of Crossville, Jo Lynn(Tim) Hill, of Pioneer, Beth Byrd of Pioneer, Sarah (Brandon) Everman, of Whitley City, Katie Allen, of Helenwood, Don Jeffers, of Capital Hill, Rick (Donna) Jeffers, of Capital Hill, Robbie Allen (Kim), of Capital Hill, Ann (Johnny) Coffey, of Knoxville, Becky (Tim) Bishop, of Brooksville, Missy Baird Bishop, of Paris, Ky., Donna (Bill) Feltner, of Foster, Dwayne Baird, of Foster, Ky., Miranda Baird Earles, of Foster; 33 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren, and one due in February; special friends, Ann Marcum and Letha Lawson, who were like daughters; and many other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held January 8, 2018, in the chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home, with Bro. Dudley Harness, Bro. Larry Ellis, and Bro. Tom Burress officiating. Music will be provided by The Chitwood Family.
Interment took place at the Allen Cemetery in the Capital Hill Community. You may sign Alene’s online guestbook at www.jonesandsonfh.net Jones & Son Funeral Home is serving the family of Martha Alene Allen.