Betty "Millie" Allen, age 57, of Knoxville, died May 23, 2012, at home. Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Sunset Memorial Park with Rev. Gary Lee officiating and Sunset Funeral Home, a Dignity Memorial Provider, directing. Visitation will be tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Virgil and Evie Barrett; her brother, Bucky Barrett, and her sister-in-law, Betty Edge.
Survivors include her husband, Leon Allen; her daughters, Valerie Koester (Jason) and Stephanie Snider (Mark); her sister, Evelyn Banks (Phil); her brothers, Wayne Barrett, her twin brother Neal Barrett (Patricia), Michael Barrett (Deanna), and Charlie Baber; her grandchildren, Kaitlyn Koester, Kristopher "Brother" Koester, Jack Snider, and Grayson Snider; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Betty was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.
Pallbearers will be Ronnie Edge, Virgil Williams, Mitch Junkins, Bradley Junkins, Chad Junkins, and Edward Lindley.
Honorary pallbearers are Sprayberry Regional Education Center, Tuscaloosa County Schools Child Nutrition Program, Stanley Hord, and Ronnie Williamson.