Erma Vernice Allen

Erma Vernice Allen, 79, of Parkersburg, passed away on Aug. 24, 2014, at her residence.

She was born Oct. 12, 1934, in New England, W.Va., a daughter of the late Carl Kenneth and Nora Eurilda King.

She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Orville L. Allen; sisters, Norma J. Rhodes of Mineral Wells, W.Va., and Myrna K. (Steve) Janic of Fort Madison, Iowa; two brothers, Darrell E. King of Mineral Wells, W.Va., and William (Bill) A. King of Dacula, Ga.; along with several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by sisters, Roberta Stephens and Judith Reinhardt; and one brother, Kenneth King.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Parkersburg. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, at the funeral home, with Rev. Dan Hopkins officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Memory Gardens.

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