Opal Frances Austin Allen
September 29, 1934 – August 11, 2018
Opal Frances Allen left to live with Jesus on August 11, 2018 in Bossier City, LA. She was 83 years old. Opal was born on September 29, 1934 in Belmont, LA to Alton Austin and Annie Eloise Branch Austin. Opal graduated from Converse High School and moved to Shreveport, LA where she met her future husband Herschel D. Allen. They were married on March 4, 1955.
Opal was predeceased by her parents, husband Herschel, granddaughter Holli Robertson, sisters Pauline and Audrey and by brothers Jesse Ray and Leroy Austin. She is survived by her children Michael and wife Pat, Anthony, Sharon Robertson and husband Jody, Timothy, and Kimberly. She is also survived by her grandchildren Marissa, Brett, Heather, and Megan and one brother, Larry Austin. She is also survived by her grand cats and grand dogs.
Graveside services will be conducted Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Forest Park West Cemetery in Shreveport, LA. There will not be any visitation.
Opal loved flowers, but she requested that in lieu of flowers that a donation be made to the charity of your choice.