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Carolyn L. Allen

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KITTRELL — Carolyn Lowery Allen, 76, of Kittrell transitioned peacefully into eternal rest on Sunday, Nov. 17 at her home.

She was born on Dec. 11, 1942 to the late Ruben Alford and Bessie Rogers Lowery. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Jones Wayne Hart Jr. Carolyn loved the outdoors, she liked to work in her yard, care for her animals and she enjoyed fishing.

Memorial services were held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services, 804 N. Bickett Blvd., Louisburg with Rev. Bruce Tucker officiating. The family received friends immediately following the service.

She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Donald Wayne Allen; daughter, Karen Cooke (Joseph); grandchildren, Lindsey Cooke (Kristen), Wesley Cooke; great-grandson, Wyatt Cooke; brother, Henry Lowery (Billie) and her sisters, Claire Alford, Louise Choplin (Louis) and Alice Ray (Jimmy).

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