Nancy Allen was born in Rockwall, TX on September 17, 1939 to James & Gladys Hartman and passed away October 13, 2012 in Mesquite. She is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers. Nancy is survived by her husband of 54 years, James Allen; children: Greg Allen & wife Debbie of Pagosa Springs, CO, daughter, Debra Jones of Mesquite, son, Don Allen & wife Gina of Heath and son, Rodney Allen of Rockwall; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and other family & friends. Nancy was an avid hunter, singer and loved to study the Bible. She was a member of Lake Highlands Church in Dallas. She was a great wife, mother, teacher and friend. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Funeral service is 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Grove Hill Funeral Home Chapel with interment following at Grove Hill Memorial Park.