Phyllis Rae Allen, 89, of Beech Grove, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2013. She was born September 12, 1923 in Westphalia, IN to the late William and Nellie Cooper. Phyllis was a secretary at the Indiana Social Security Office and Farm Bureau Insurance. She was a member of the Red Hat Society, Past President of the Beech Grove American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Beech Grove United Methodist Church and its Women's Club. Phyllis is survived by her daughter, Deborah (John) Kennedy; sons, Michael (Marsha, deceased) Allen, Stephen (Marjorie, deceased) Allen, and Randall (Nancy) Allen; brother, Meredith (Rhonda) Cooper; 11 grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren. Her husband, Norwood W. Allen, and son, Patrick D. Allen, Sr., preceded her in death. Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 8, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Little & Sons Funeral Home, Beech Grove Chapel, where the funeral will be held Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. In loving memory of Phyllis, memorial contributions may be made the Beech Grove United Methodist Church.