Allen, Billie Sue

Hixson High School And McKenzie Business College Alumna

Monday, January 21, 2019

Billie Sue Allen passed away Saturday evening, January 19, 2019, in a local hospital at the age of 56. 

She was born August 27, 1962 and graduated from Hixson High School and McKenzie Business College.

Ms. Allen was preceded in death by her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam and Lula Martin; Mr. and Mrs. Fred J. and Sarah Ploeger; father, Billy D. Martin; infant sister, Phyllis Lynn Martin.

Those left behind to cherish her memory include her loving husband of 36 years, Michael L. Allen; sons, Aaron B. Allen, Ian R. Allen, Kasey L. Allen and Trey M. Allen; mother, Judy P. Martin; mother-in-law, Georgia Hickey-Wolf; sisters, Marcia G. Martin and Sylvia K. Martin; friend, Shannon L. Hyland.

A Gathering of Friends and Family will be held from 1–3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26, at Hamilton Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the local American Cancer Society or The Humane Society.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Allen family guestbook at www.HamiltonFuneralOptions.com.

Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson.  (423) 531-3975


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