Weatherford Democrat

March 19, 2013

Wanda Jo Allen

Weatherford Democrat


WEATHERFORD — Wanda Jo Allen, 77, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013, in Weatherford.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Tuesday at North Side Baptist Church. Interment: 10 a.m. Thursday in Monett I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Monett, Mo. Visitation was 6-8 p.m. Monday at White’s Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.

In lieu of usual remembrances, the Allen family suggests contributions in Jo’s memory to North Side Baptist Church Building Fund, 910 North Main St., Weatherford, Texas 76086.

Wanda Jo Allen was born Sept. 7, 1935, in Monett, Mo., the only child of the late Everett C. and Wanda Lynn Hartman Cramer. She married Norman Allen in Tulsa, Okla. on March 22, 1952, and they began their life together.

Wanda attended Weatherford College and was a longtime member of North Side Baptist Church. She graduated from Daniel Webster High School in Tulsa, Okla.

Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Norman Allen of Weatherford; daughters, Kathy Lynn Thiessen and husband, Mark, of Clear Lake, and Julie Ann Farm and husband, Isaac, of Gilbert, Ariz.; granddaughter, Cassie Thiessen, of Clear Lake; grandsons, Chad Allen Thiessen, of Clear Lake, and Cory Lacy and Cody Lacy, of Gilbert, Ariz.; and a host of loving friends and church family. 

White’s Funeral Home