2017-08-09 / Obituaries

Rites planned for Abbie Allen

Abbie Jean Cornett Allen, 92, died August 6 in Florence, Ala.

Formerly of Whitesburg and Dry Fork, she was a daughter of the late Linville and Belle Roark Cornett.

She was the widow of Ben Allen, the mother of the late Gregory McCreight, Bennie Allen, and Jimmy McCreight, and a grandmother of the late Ross Allen

Mrs. Allen was a sister of the late Monroe and Kinnard Cornett, Mattie Whitaker, Mae Gibson, June Fugate, and Ann Mitchell Ison.

Surviving are two sisters, Grace Cornett and Maude Pilkington, and a greatgrandson, Ben Allen.

Funeral services for Mrs. Cornett will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, August 12, in Florence, Ala.

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