Beverly Sue Allen

Beverly Sue Allen, age 80, of Hamilton, MO, passed away on Monday, April 23, 2018, at the Mosaic Life Care Center in St. Joseph. She lived in Daviess County most of her life.

Beverly was born on April 5, 1938, in Gallatin, to Howard and Gladys Evelyn (Whitt) Wood. She was a 1957 graduate of the Penney High School in Hamilton. She worked at the Stride Rite Shoe Factory in Hamilton for a short time and was a homemaker. Beverly was a member of the Hamilton United Methodist Church and a past member of the Ladies’ Aide at the Wesley Chapel Church in Daviess County.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a grandson, Duane Bolling in 2000; sister, Vera Mae Boor (William); brother-in-law, William Zorn; and a step-granddaughter, Nancy Monasmith.

On June 9, 1957, she married Loran Ray Allen at the Wesley Chapel Church in Daviess County. He survives of the home.

Additional survivors include her children, Danny Allen and Lorna (Edmond) Blackburn, Sr., both of Hamilton; two grandchildren, Staff Sergeant Kyle Bolling (Sonja) of Paola, KS, and Dusty Bolling (Kristina) of Olathe, KS; nine great-grandchildren, Javan, Alex, Maggie, Jaylen, Marcus, Eric, Waylon Cash, Addilynn Bolling, and Nikki Bates; two step-grandchildren, Eddie Blackburn, Jr. and Amy Margo; 12 step-great-grandchildren; and four step-great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Evelyn Zorn of Cameron and Linda Larson of Carthage; two half-sisters, Margaret Zimprech and Mary McHaney; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, 2018, at the Hamilton United Methodist Church. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., at the church. Friends may call from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., on Friday, April 27, at Bram Funeral Home in Hamilton. Interment will be at Highland Cemetery in Hamilton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made for cemetery upkeep. 

The Caldwell County News

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P.O. Box 218
Hamilton, MO 64644
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