The North Georgia News, December 15, 1999, Blairsville, Union Co., GA:
Mrs. Vonnell Allen, age 89, of Hiawassee, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, December 8, 1999 at her residence following an extended illness,
Mrs. Allen was born in Towns County, February 18, 1910, a daughter of D.B. and Sadie Arrowod Dayton. She was a member of North Mt. Zion Church of God.
Survivors include: husband, Herbert W. Allen, of Hiawassee, GA; son and daughter in law, Mark and Robbyn Allen, of Hiawassee, GA; daughter and son in law, Kim and Ken Farmer, of Hiawassee, GA; mother, Sadie Dayton, of Hiawassee, GA; sisters: Elaine Bonner, of Hiawassee, GA, and May Holcomb, Clayton, GA; brother, D.L. Dayton, of Hiawassee, GA; grandchildren, Matthew Allen, Amber Allen, Ryan Farmer and Courtney Farmer all of Hiawassee, GA.
Funeral services were held Friday, December 10, 1999 at 2 p.m. at North Mt. Zion Church of God with Rev. Raburne Wilson officiating. Music was presented by the Raburne Wilson family and Gary Taylor. Pallbearers were Jason Bonner, Warren Bonner, Matthew Allen, Bill Berrong, Glen Eller and John Barrett.
Jr. Pallbearers were Ryan Farmer. Interment was in the Church cemetery.
Cochran Funeral of Hiawassee in charge of arrangements.