I’m posting this obituary in case someone may need it. I do not know the family and have no other information on this family.
Portsmouth Times, Portsmouth, Ohio
Friday, February 26, 1971
Rev. John Allen
Rev. John August Allen, 60, of Maloneton, Ky., died Thursday in Southern Hills Hospital, after an illness of several months. A native of Buchanan County, Va., he was employed by Charles Taylor Sons Co. and was a member of Fairview Christian Holiness Church. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Shirley Coffey Allen: two daughters, Mrs. Eva Libby of Taylor, Mich., and Mrs. Freda Veach of South Shore; two brothers, Lewis Allen of South Portsmouth and Cecil Allen of Columbus; six grandchildren, and a great-grandchild. Services are to be conducted Sunday at 2 p.m. at Roberson Funeral Home at South Shore with Rev. Dewey Wright officiating. Interment is to be in Collier Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home after 7 tonight.