Dessie Ree Allen
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Dessie Ree Allen, 82, of Cordova, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014. She was born Aug. 26, 1931.

The family will receive friends today, Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at 5:30 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be Thursday, March 6, 2014, at 1 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel with burial at Walker Memory Gardens. Kip Cordell will officiate.

Allen was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Sildie Allen; sisters, Mary Sue Taylor and Jean Clark.

She is survived by her husband of 63 of years, Jack Allen; daughters, Tina Weaver (Dr. Bennett Weaver) and Debra Cagle (Terry Cagle); sister, Dean Mitchell; grandchildren, Robert Whitworth, Drew Weaver (Kelly), Jacki Weaver and Daniel Cagle (Kelsie); and great-grandchild, Logan Cagle.

Pallbearers will be Robert Whitworth, Drew Weaver, Billy Jack Allen, Mike Cain, Ray Madison and Byron Miller.

Honorary pallbearers will be the Senior Men at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571