Martha Joyce Allen

martha allen

Martha Joyce Allen, age 62, died Friday (6/22/2012) at FirstHealth Hospice in Pinehurst.
Funeral services are planned for 3:00 PM Sunday at Kennedy Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Brown's Chapel.
A native of Montgomery County she was the daughter of the late John Walter Bailey and Lillie Geneva Miller Bailey. She was a licensed practical nurse by trade. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Clifton G. Allen.
She is survived by her daughter, Sherry Williams of Aberdeen and son, Christopher Gary Allen & wife, Anna Faith of Carthage; three grandchildren, Gary Tyler Williams, Emily Joyce Williams and Easton Anthony Allen.
The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 PM on Saturday at Kennedy Funeral Home and at other times at 159 Manor Road, Carthage, NC.
Memorials may be made to FirstHealth Hospice, 5 Aviemore Drive, Pinehurst, NC 28374 or Sunbridge Nursing Home, 400 Vision Drive, Asheboro 27203.
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  1. We have loved Martha for many years, not only as a dear sister-in-law, but a caring and loving nurse for my mother and father while they were at Woodland Hills. Our thoughts and prayers will be with Chris and Sherry and all the other friends and family th

  2. I remember on several different hunting/fishing trips with Gary when we all lived in Alaska, sitting around the camp fire talking and he’d talk about when he met Martha and how he fell head over heels in love with her. He’d never seen such a pretty girl,

  3. Our thoughts and prayers will be with Chris and Sherry and all your family through this sorrowful time. She is in a better place now although she will be truly missed. I wish there was something I could do to take away some of your heartache. ~Hugs~

  4. Martha was loved and respected by many people who will miss her dearly. We were very privileged to have her in our family for many years. She has left behind a wonderful legacy in her children, Chris and Sherry. We will all miss her alot, but she is rejoi

  5. Martha became a good friend when we met at the age of fourteen and became a wonderful sister a few years later when she married my brother Gary in 1970 and they blessed me with a wonderful niece Sherry and a wonderful nephew Chris she will always be remem

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