Joyce Aderine Allen, 61, of Dexter, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 24, 2004, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter.
Born Nov. 18, 1942, at Malden, daughter of the late Paul and Loeta Loafman Howe, she was of the Baptist faith.
On May 6, 1961, in Malden, she married Gary Eugene Allen who survives.
Other survivors include one son, Bryan Lee Allen, of Minneapolis, Minn. and one sister, Belinda Howe, of East Prairie.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Lana Howe and Phyliss Howe and grandparents, Jerry and Opal Loafman.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27, at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, at Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Randy Thomas officiating.
Burial will follow at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden.