A homemaker and a native of Liberty, Miss., she died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2007, at her home in Baton Rouge. She was 53. Visiting at Pleasant Valley Church of God in Christ, 6159 Blueberry St., on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 11 a.m. until religious service at 1 p.m., conducted by Superintendent Elder Dewitt Brock Jr. Interment in Coxe Cemetery, Liberty. She is survived by a son, Hosea Recader Allen; five brothers, Robert "Ruben" Jones and companion Norma Williams, Jesse James Allen Jr., J.C. Allen, Willie James Allen, and Ronnie Wayne Allen and companion Pamela Holiday; and special cousin, Joyce Ann Jones. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse Allen Sr. and Thelma Jones Allen; and sister-in-law, Bertha Allen. Pallbearers will be family and friends. Honorary pallbearers are her son and five brothers. Arrangements by Wilson-Wooddale Funeral Home Funeral Home.