Born 1-30-1909 -- Died 12-11-2003
Bertie B. Allen, 94, of Cave City, Ark., died Dec. 11, 2003, at Cave City Nursing Home. She was born Jan. 30, 1909, at Cave City, to Rush and Adda Mae Ford Felts. She was a homemaker and a member of Eutopia Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Coy R. Allen of Cave City; a sister,, Vernie Snow of Cave City; three grandchildren -- Debra Edgin of Batesville, Kenny Allen of Orlando, Fla., and John Showalter of Atlanta, Ga.; seven great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lee Allen; an infant son; and three brothers -- Edgar Felts, Louie Felts and Druey Felts.
The funeral was Dec. 13 at Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Dennis Edgin and Grayden Milligan officiating. Burial followed in Eutopia Cemetery west of Cave City with arrangements by Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.
Pallbearers were Jeremy Edgin, Jon Edgin, Jason Edgin, Billy Snow, Leon Snow and Kenny Allen.
Honorary pallbearers were Brandon Allen, Derrick Allen, Spencer Showlter and Roy Gene Felts.