Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Shena Marie Allen was born in Kennett on April 2, 1983.

She was a beautiful, sweet, vibrant and loving soul who was instantly loved by all who had the pleasure of meeting her. She touched the lives of countless people during her far too brief time on earth, and above all she loved her three children deeply.

Shena departed this world at the age of 34 years in Caruthersville on September 25, 2017.

She is survived by her momma, Dorma German, her daddy, Martin Wilkerson, three siblings, sisters Lauren Wilkerson and Lacy German, and brother Gary Watson, Jr., an extended family that includes Gary Watson, Norma Morris, Nancy Wilkerson, Belinda Wilkerson, Ricky Allen, Tommy Allen and Kimberly Tidwell, and countless other family and friends.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the H.S. Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Kenny Lee officiating. The interment was in the Maple Cemetery in Caruthersville.

Pallbearers were John Swofford, Charles Guy, Damien Whiteside, Paul Lafferty, Gary McLemore, and Tommy Allen.

The H.S. Smith Funeral Home was in charge of the services.