Margaret Smith Allen, 84, of Jacksonville, passed away December 26, 2013. Mrs. Allen taught in the Duval County Public School system for over 42 years, most of which was spent teaching at Parkwood Elementary School. Survivors include her daughter, Barbara Rainey; son, John Allen (Kathy); 6 grandchildren, Rodney Rainey (Naysha), Sarah Allen, Blake Allen, Gabrielle "Gabby" Rainey, Jeffrey Allen and Kelly Allen. Graveside services will be held at 10 AM Monday, December 30, 2013 at Greenlawn Cemetery with Reverend James Brewer officiating. Arrangements by GIDDENS-REED FUNERAL HOME, Baldwin, FL, 266-2337 (www.giddensreedfh.com).