Vera Virginia Allen, age 94, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Friday, March 29, 2019 in Mena, Arkansas.

She was born in Kingman, Arizona to the late Ivy Crabtree and the late Victoria Crabtree. Vera loved her cats who she called her babies. She was an LPN and after retirement enjoyed volunteering at the Forest Service Information Center. Vera was a member of Cornerstone Pentecostal Church and felt a deep dedication to her church family. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend to all who knew her.

Survivors are:

Sons: Melvin Bruce Allen and wife Dixie of Waxahachie, Texas

Daughter: Judith Virginia Williams of Robert Lee, Texas

Numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents Ivy and Victoria Crabtree, husband William Bruce Allen, son Cecil Thomas Allen and sisters Lillian E. Stewart and Minnie M. Sigler.

Family and friends visitation was held Sunday, March 31, 2019 at Beasley Wood Funeral Home from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at Robert Lee Cemetery in Robert Lee, Texas with Brother Russ Frachiseur under the direction of Beasley Wood Funeral Home.