Obituaries

Sally Allen 1936 - 2008

Memorial services are pending for Sally Allen, 71, De Soto.
Mrs. Allen died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2008.
Mrs. Allen was born Feb. 26, 1936, in rural Marshall, the daughter of the late Jesse Hawkins and Janie Knox Hawkins. She lived in De Soto most of her life and worked as a seamstress.
Survivors include her husband, Lawrence Allen of De Soto; four children, Shawn Allen of De Soto, Shane Allen of Spring Hill, Sara Beck and Tobby Allen, both of Tonganoxie; two brothers, Jim Hawkins of Marshall and John Hawkins of Slater; one sister, Linda Conner of rural Marshall, 13 grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Judy Hawkins, and one brother, Ernest Hawkins.