Allen, Clara Bates
Pittsboro, SC: Clara Bates Allen, 442 Fearrington Post, Fearrington Village, North Carolina, passed away peacefully Thursday, May 3. Born in Marion NY, May 22, 1919 to Bessie Reynolds and Arthur Henry Bates and was married 64 years to Ralph Daniel Allen, all of whom are deceased.
With the loving devotion of their son Paul, both of the Allens were able to remain in their home until they passed away, Mr. Allen in May 2009.
Mrs. Allen is survived by another son, Mark D. Allen (April) of Waterbury, CT. She is also survived by her sister, Shirley B. Singer of North Syracuse, NY; her brother, Arthur R. Bates (Marjorie) of Clifton Park, NY, and her godson and nephew, Dr. Hal Singer (Diane) of Slingerlands, NY.
Friends and family are invited to call at Stevens Funeral Home 3896 Buffalo St. Marion, NY 14505 from the hours of 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Wednesday, May 9, 2012. A memorial service will be held immediately after calling hours.
Local arrangements by Walker's Funeral Home of Chapel Hill.
Online condolences may be made at www.walkersfuneralservice.com
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Published by Rochester Democrat And Chronicle on May 6, 2012.