First Posted: 1/15/2009
Carolyn Taylor Allen, 62, of 14221 N.C. 41 South, Lumberton, died Thursday at Southeastern Regional Medical Center.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Zion Hill Baptist Church, the Rev, Charles Brust officiating. Interment will follow at the Meadowbrook Cemetery.
Allen was born Aug. 10, 1940, in Robeson County. She was the daughter of the late Donald Clifton and Ruth Davis Taylor. She was a member of the Zion Hill Baptist Church where she was active in the Senior Adult Class and W.M.U. She was a CNA with Wesley Pines Retirement Center in Lumberton.
Surviving are her husband, Thomas Allen Jr. of the home; a son, Donald Allen of Bladenboro; three daughters, Shelia Allen Mitchell and Denise Allen, both of Lumberton, and Angelia Allen Bass of Cerro Gordo; three brothers, Donald Clifton Taylor and Troy Lee Taylor, both of Lumberton, and Robert Charles Taylor of Shallotte; and four grandchildren.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Biggs Funeral Home and other times at the home of her daughter, Shelia Allen Mitchell, 14159 N.C. 41 North, Lumberton.
Memorials may be made to the Carolyn Allen Family, c/o Denise Allen, 14432 N.C. 41 North, Lumberton.