Nature Pattern 04

Betty Jo (Atkins) Allen

September 5, 1938 ~ October 3, 2019 (age 81)

Obituary Image

Obituary

Betty Jo (Atkins) Allen, age 81, wife of the late Marvin Allen, passed away at her home in Millsboro, Delaware on Thursday, October 3, 2019.  Born in North Carolina, she was the daughter of the late Fieldon and Pearl (Cooper) Atkins.

Betty was retired from Verizon in Delaware. 

She is survived by her son, Jeffrey R. Allen; granddaughter, Jeanine; great granddaughter, Alexandra; sisters, Barbara Hendrickson, Jeannie Bennett, Peggy Howell, Sally Dowell, Teri Pugh; many nieces and nephews from PA, VA, NC, TN and MI.

Betty was predeceased by her son, Ronald G. Allen; three sisters, Juanita Horton, Joan Darrel and LuAnn Hollaway.

Family and friends are invited to visit at the Doherty Funeral Home, 3200 Limestone Road, Pike Creek on Friday, October 11 from 10:00-11:00AM.  A remembrance service will begin at 11:00AM, immediately followed by interment in Gracelawn Memorial Park.

 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Betty Jo (Atkins) Allen, please visit our floral store.


Services

Viewing
Friday
October 11, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Doherty Funeral Home - Pike Creek
3200 Limestone Road, Pike Creek
Wilmington, DE 19808

Remembrance Service
Friday
October 11, 2019

11:00 AM
Doherty Funeral Home - Pike Creek
3200 Limestone Road, Pike Creek
Wilmington, DE 19808

Interment following funeral service
Friday
October 11, 2019

Gracelawn Memorial Park
2220 N. DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720

© 2020 Doherty Funeral Homes, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA