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Mary Helen Allen

Friday, August 1, 2008

Mary Helen Allen, 80, of Tiptonville, Tenn., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Tuesday, July 29, 2008, at Ridgely Care and Rehabilitation Center.

She was a member of Crockett's Chapel Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband, John F. Allen, of Tiptonville; two daughters, Sherry Michie, of The Woodlands of Texas and Terry Coppage, of Braggadocio, Mo.; one son, Kenneth Allen, of Memphis, Tenn.; her step-mother, Mattie Magers, of Caruthersville; six grandchildren, Todd and Colby Coppage, Alexis, Scott, and Paul Michie and Daniel Allen and a great-grandchild, Statyn Coppage.

She was preceded in death by her father, W.C. Magers.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Dyersburg Funeral Home-Tiptonville. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Dyersburg Funeral Home Chapel-Tiptonville with the Rev. Martha Burkeen officiating. Burial will follow in the Lake Memorial Gardens at Tiptonville.

Pallbearers are George, Paul and Scott Michie, Todd and Colby Coppage and Daniel Allen.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.