Margaret V. Allen (BLACKVILLE, S.C.)

BLACKVILLE, S.C. - Mrs. Margaret V. Allen, 81, of Whitetail Drive, entered into rest April 9, 2009, at Select Specialty Hospital. Funeral services will be held 12 noon, Sunday, April 19, 2009 at Lighthouse Seventh Day Adventist Church, Denmark, S.C., with the Rev. Harold Thomas officiating. Interment will be in Pineview Memorial Gardens, North Augusta. Mrs. Allen was a member of Lighthouse Seventh Day Adventist Church where she served as treasurer of church for over 20 years. Survivors include her husband, Robert B. Allen; six daughters, Pamela C. Allen, Kathleen (L.C.) Howze, Karen M. Maupin, Elizabeth (Hector) Salas, Gloria (William) Coleman, and Juanita A. (Montainer) Rainey; two sons, Roger P. (Connie) Allen and the late Michael (Cheryl) Allen; one sister, Cynthia Bell; 32 grandchildren, 35 great- grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the funeral home after 1 p.m. today. The family will receive friends from 5-6 p.m., today, at the funeral home. G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, S.C. (803) 279-0026.

The Augusta Chronicle-April 18, 2009