Mary L. Allen, 65, departed this life on Wednesday, July 15, 2009, at Mainland Medical Center.
Mary was born December 1, 1943, in Galveston to Ned, Sr. and Myrtle Ray Coleman. She was retied from St Mary’s Hospital after 40 years of service.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Clint Allen, Jr.; brother, Ned Coleman, Jr..
She is survived by her brother, Samuel Davis, Jr. (Darlene); sisters, Myrtle Thompson, Juanita “Dripper” Lavine, Tina Frank, and Sylvia Stinson; uncles, Lloyd Ray, Sr. (Allie), Veary “NuNu” Lewis; aunt, Lillian Batiste; great aunt, Irene Ray; special sister in law, Burnice Coleman; devoted companion, John Ray Senegal; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Viewing will begin at 5 PM today, July 24th followed by a wake from 7-8 PM at E R Johnson Family Mortuary. Funeral service will be held Saturday, July 25, 2009, at 11:00 AM at Mt. Moriah Baptist, Rev Dexter Henderson officiating. Burial will follow at Bolden Cemetery in Wharton, Texas.