Family-Placed Death Notice
MATTIE LEE ALLEN Mrs. Mattie Lee Allen, 94, of Acworth, died Friday, February 25, 2005. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, February 27, 2005 at 3:30 PM at Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Bill Abbott officiating. Burial will follow in Dawson Cemetery. She was a Cobb County native who worked with her husband and his family to establish Allen's 5 & 10 stores that served the North Georgia area from 1932 to 1976. Mrs. Allen was a faithful member of the Acworth First Baptist Church and the Acworth Young at Heart Club. Her husband, the late Joe O. Allen, preceded her in death. Her son, Joe William Daniel and Kristina Allen, of Flowery Branch, GA; granddaughter, Andrea Allen Gibson and great-grandchildren, Ella and Max Gibson of Essex, Connecticut survive her. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 6:00 PM til 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Collins Funeral Home, Acworth, GA in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Mattie Lee Allen.