Born: February 2, 1898 China Spring, McLennan County, Texas
Died: June 23, 1955 Waco, McLennan County, Texas
W. T. Allen, 57, Route 1, West, died at 5:30 a.m. Thursday at his home.
Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Friday at Tokio Baptist Church, Rev. Good officiating, burial in China Spring Cemetery.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. W. T. (Lizzie M. Rook) Allen; two sons, Winford W. Allen of West and Otis U. Allen, with the Air Force stationed in England; two brothers, Johnny Allen and Ernest Allen, both of Waco; four sisters, Mrs. Roy (Lenna Mae) Davis, Mrs. Finnie (Pearl) Williams, Mrs. Guy (Ina Opal) McCrary and Mrs. Elsie (Ruby) Sapp, all of Waco.