Leon "Minky" Allen (1911-1983) was the only child of John and Ray Etta Mathis Allen. Photo courtesy of Benjamin and Elaine Allen.
i Leon Allen, born July 19, 1911, died January 30, 1983, married December 31, 1941 Georgia Griffin and had Anna Rebecca on November 16, 1943 and Sara on September 16, 1946.ii Benjamin Allen, married Elaine Bangertiii Lawrence Allen died in infancy. Buried in Atsion Cemetery.iv Ann Allen, born May 19, 1922 married (a) August Hickman and (b) Ralph Newmanv George Allen, married Pauline Bussvi Sara Allen, born August 5, 1927, married Howard Warevii Jessie Allen, died in infancy, buried Miller Cemeteryviii Harry M. Allen Jr., born July 21, 1932, died of measles at age 2, buried Miller Cemeteryix Joshua Raymond Allen, a twin to Harry M., born July 21, 1932. Died of measles at age 2 only hours apart from his twin, Harry.x Esther, stillborn, buried in Miller Cemetery.
Note: The stroller behind Benjamin likely holds Ray Etta's twin sons, Joshua and Harry, before their death of measles later in that same year.