Mary Ann Jenkins Allen
1924

 
Mrs. Mary Ann Allen, aged 75, died at her home, 2610 Whiteside Street after a few days illness.  She is survived by her husband, J. H. Allen; three sons, G. H. of St. Petersburg, FL; J.B. and J.W.; and a daughter, Mrs. J. Wilson, all of this city; two brothers, Lee Jenkins of Pleasant Shade, TN and E. A. Jenkins of this city; a sister, Mrs. Martha Tinker, of Trenton, GA.  She is a member of the St. Elmo Church of Christ.  Funeral services will be Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock in the St. Elmo Church of Christ, corner of Forty-Eighth Street and St. Elmo Avenue.  The services will be conducted by the Rev. Mr. Phillips, assisted by the Rev. John C. Graham.  The following will serve as pallbearers:  G. S. Guess, J. R. C. Watson, W. E. Jelf, Ray Miller, L. J. Carlisle, and H. Shears.  Interment will follow in Forest Hills Cemetery.
The Chattanooga Times, December 15, 1924.

Note: Born 9-12-1848, daughter of William "Dutch" Jenkins and Frances Davis Jenkins.

Submitted by Marilyn Jenkins Watkins
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