Jean McCord Allen

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Jean McCord Allen, age 90 of Lewisburg, passed away on Aug. 9, 2017, at NHC Lewisburg.

She was born to the late Zenious and Brownie Blackwell McCord in the Talley Station Community. She was a graduate of Morgan School, attended Nashville Business School, and worked at Florence Stove. She was a devoted member of the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Lewisburg for 65+ years, and was a Christian wife, mother, homemaker, and friend.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister Marie (John) King. She is survived by her husband of 70 years, James Lee Allen; two sons, Mike (Ann) Allen of Nashville and Steve (Pam) Allen of Lewisburg; three grandchildren, Megan (Daniel) Townes of Murfreesboro, Emily Allen and Andrew Allen both of Nashville, and one great grandchild, Holland Townes.

Mrs. Allen will be cremated and no services are planned.

A special thank you to the staff of NHC Lewisburg, Caris Healthcare, Dr. Narra, and Dr. Roger Reid for their care during her illness.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Lewisburg Mission Fund in her memory.

London Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.