Nola Allen died April 20, 2013, at the age of 82.
Mrs. Allen was a resident of Oakhurst for 54 years.
She was born Aug. 6, 1930 in St. Louis, Missouri.
Mrs. Allen enjoyed brightening up other peoples lives, singing, and spending time with her family.
She enjoyed various jobs throughout her life, assisting her husband with various businesses, working as a counter clerk for McDonalds in Oakhurst, and as a nursing assistant. She also enjoyed sharing the community at Mountain Christian Center in Oakhurst.
She was preceded in death by husband of 59 years, Grady Allen Jr.
Mrs. Allen is survived by siblings Ola Hall, Marilyn Roberts and Bob Roberts; daughter Patricia (Patty) Licon; grandchildren Jason Bentley, Jared Bentley, Erinn Keenan, David Licon and Emily Licon; and great-grandchildren Olivia, Clare and Ian Keenan, and Micah Clem.
A private memorial service will be held Sunday, May 5.