June 23, 1941 ~ October 5, 2020 (age 79)
Ms. Helen Allen was born on June 23, 1941 to Mr. Robert and Mrs. Anna Harvey.
She attended the Union Springs School in Whiteville, TN.
She later married Mr. Willie Allen and moved to Chicago, IL, where she stayed for several years.
In 1990, she moved back to TN and joined the Antioch MB Church, where she remained a member until her health failed her.
Ms. Helen enjoyed cooking and fishing. As a matter of fact, she could make the best macaroni and cheese, you could ever imagine. Ms. Helen will truly be missed.
Ms. Helen’s parents, brother, Richard Murphy, nephew, Lonnie V. Murphy and niece, Mary Ann Murphy, preceded her in death.
Her transition leaves memories in the mind and hearts of her only child; Mr. Bobby (Ruby) Harvey, who loved her unconditionally, a devoted niece, Ms. Bonnie
Sails, whom she lived with for many years, until her health declined to the point where she could no longer give her the care she needed, 4 granddaughters; Latoria Jones of Nashville, TN, Brittney (Derrick) Reddick of Murfreesboro, TN, Kiera Harvey, Esquire and Danielle Harvey, both of Atlanta, GA and 1 grandson;
Caleb Minter of LA, 1 niece; Vera Murphy, great nieces; Robin Murohy, Eve Boyd, Bridgette Polk, Lakesha Murphy, Jacqueline Murphy, Ada Murphy, Nephew; Elvin Woods, great nephews; Kevin Sails, Donald Murphy, Glenn Murphy and 2 sisters in- law; Hattie Green and O.Z. Woods and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.
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