Obituary published April 5, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger
Sue Allen, 86 of Mexico, died Thursday, April 4, 2013 at Audrain Medical Center.
Family graveside services were held at Laddonia Cemetery with Rev. Jerry Ostrom officiating.
Sue was born in Mexico, the daughter of Guy and Nannie (Neal) Riddle. On June 12, 1944 she married Arthur "Joe" Allen in Mexico. He preceded her in death on Aug. 28, 1992.
She was a member of Centennial Baptist Church and enjoyed gardening, her flowers and collecting teddy bears.
She is survived by a son, Arthur Allen and his wife Jan of Mexico; a granddaughter Crystal O'Connor of Mexico; great-grandchildren Stephanie Walker of Laddonia and Lee Allen and wife Erin of Mexico; and a great-great-grandson Connor Anthony Allen. She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a great-granddaughter Shanna Sutton; two brothers, William Guy Riddle and Norman Riddle and a sister Mable Hinten.
Memorials may be made to Relay for Life, c/o Arnold Funeral Home, 425 S. Jefferson, Mexico, MO
Condolences at www.arnoldfh.com.