Talladega - Funeral services for Mrs. Christine Mayo Allen, 82, of Talladega, will be Friday, January 10, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Usrey Funeral Home. The Rev. Raymond Miller and the Rev. Garry Wyatt will officiate and burial will be in Eastaboga Baptist Church Cemetery. Her family will receive friends Friday from 10 a.m. until time for the service. Usrey Funeral Home of Talladega will direct. Mrs. Allen passed away January 6, 2014 at Citizens BMC. She was a long time resident of Talladega. She was a lifelong member of Oak Grove Baptist Church where she was a member of the ladies quilting club. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. She is preceded in death by her parents, Alonzo Mayo and Beatrice Braden; husband, James Cecil Allen; son-in-law, Wesley Mitchell; grandson, Cory Magouirk, and brother, Ricky Braden. Her survivors include her children, Janice A. Mitchell, Lester Allen (Pamela), Connie Morrow (Michael), Bonnie S. Magouirk (Alan), grandchildren, Rita D. Hogan (David), Kevin H. Mitchell (Vicky), Jennifer Allen, Craig Allen (Rachel), Emily Clifton (Jeremy), Eric Shierling, Tiffany Jackson (Greg); nine great-grandchildren; brothers, Dallas Mayo (Sue), Jimmy Braden (Traci); sisters, Alleen Simmons (DeWayne), Sherry Ball (Thomas) and numerous nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Kevin Mitchell, Eric Shierling, Jeremy Clifton, Greg Jackson, David Hogan, Jacob Kelely, Craig Allen, Sammy Fowler, Shane Blackwood, Justin Braden and Tony Fowler. In lieu of flowers, memorial may be sent to Oak Grove Baptist Church, P.O. Box 514 Munford, AL 36268. Online condolences may be sent to www.usreyfuneralhome.com.
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Usrey Brown Funeral Service
516 East North Street
Talladega, AL 35161
Published in The Anniston Star on Jan. 9, 2014