Rebecca "Doris" Allen was born on February 1, 1919. On May 21, 2012 she entered into eternal rest. Rebecca was the daughter of the Late Henry Tyler and Josephine Craddock of Richmond, Virginia.
Rebecca attended Richmond City Public Schools and also accepted Christ at an early age. She was married to the Late Archie Allen until his death many years ago. Rebecca was, in addition, an employee of Lucky Strike for many years. She was known for being a stylish dresser who loved her clothes and hair.
Rebecca was preceded in death by a grandson, Carl M. Skinner. She leaves to cherish her memories: one son, Wesley Allen; one daughter, Bertha Southerland; seven grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; twenty-four great, great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. We would like to extend special thanks to Horizon Hospice.