Mrs. Bettye Jean Allen, 84 of Franklin, Kentucky, entered into rest Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 11:35 p.m. at The Medical Center in Franklin.
Arrangements are under the direction of Gilbert Funeral Home where services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 11, 2018, with entombment to follow in Restlawn Memory Gardens in Simpson County, Kentucky.
Mrs. Allen was born Feb. 14, 1934 in Jackson County, Tennessee, to the late Charlie Lawson and the late Mary Wheeler Lawson. Two brothers, Bobby and Billy Lawson, preceded her in death.
She is survived by her husband, who celebrated 65 years of marriage on March 7, 2018, Arthur Allen; one sister, Barbara McCormick, of Indianapolis, Indiana; three halfsisters, Kathy Loftis, of Cookeville, Tennessee and Linda Young and Lyda Wright, both of Gainesboro, Tennessee; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Allen was a member of Locust Grove Church of Christ, and was retired from Siemens Manufacturing.
Visitation will be from 3 until 8 p.m. Saturday, March 10, 2018 and from 6 a.m. until funeral service time on Sunday at Gilbert Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at www.gilbertfhonline.com
Published on March 9, 2018