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1935 Barbara 2020

Barbara Allen

June 25, 1935 — December 31, 2020


Barbara June Allen, 85, of Odessa, Texas, passed away December 31, 2020.

She was born June 25, 1935 in London, Ontario, Canada to the late Charles and Lillian Skelding. Barbara was the oldest of 3 siblings. On March 2, 1963 She married Woody Allen and they celebrated a beautiful 52 years together.

Barbara is survived by her two sisters, Beverly Frick and husband Harlow of Phoenix, AZ, and Linda Bradley and husband Del of Alvin, TX. She is also survived by her three daughters, Molly McCollum of Odessa, Jill Elder and husband Rick of Longview, TX, and Amy Allen of Wimberley, TX.  Barbara was also blessed by grandchildren, Alison Herring and husband Tyrel, Zachary McCollum and wife Tiffany, Andrea Gardner and husband Bryan, Shelby Elder and fiancé Clinton Holcomb and Haley Reyes and husband Abe and great-grandchildren Landon, Riley, Logan, Zoe and Lillian.  She had numerous nieces and nephews and honorary daughters Tammy Moore of Alvin, TX and Sharon Torrans of Palestine, TX.

Barbara is preceded in death by her husband, Woody Allen.

Memorial Services will be held at 10:00 AM, Monday, January 11, 2021 at Sunset Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home in Odessa, Texas.

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Monday, January 11, 2021

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Sunset Memorial Funeral Home

, Odessa, TX 79762

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