Shannon Rufe Snow Drive Funeral Chapel

6001 Rufe Snow Drive, Fort Worth, TX


Jo Mae Allen

March 6, 1939August 10, 2019

Josephine Mae Allen, lovingly known as Jo Mae, formerly of Doe Run, Missouri passed away on August 10, 2019 at the age of 80. The family will receive friends during visitation on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 from 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 2:30p.m. Both services will be held at Shannon Rufe Snow Funeral Chapel, 6001 Rufe Snow Dr., Fort Worth, Texas, 76148. She was born March 6, 1939 in Bonne Terre, Missouri to Noah Milton Raby and Lillian Dorothy Hulsey Raby. She worked at the Farmington State Hospital in the Recreational Therapy Department for many years. Jo Mae was an avid reader, and usually had two or three books going at once. She always loved spending time with grandchildren and great grandchildren. Beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother will be dearly missed. She was preceded in death by her parents, and sister, Jane Wood. She is survived by her brother, William Mitchell Raby; daughters, Debbie Prose and Mindy Gallaway; sons, William Burch and James Burch; 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.


  • William Mitchell Raby, Brother
  • Debbie Prose, Daughter
  • Mindy Galloway, Daughter
  • William Burch, Son
  • James Burch, Son
  • Noah Milton Raby, Father (deceased)
  • Lillian Dorothy Hulsey Raby, Mother (deceased)
  • Jane Wood, Sister (deceased)
  • and 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.


  • Visitation Tuesday, August 13, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, August 14, 2019


Jo Mae Allen

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Johnnie & Sue Ellen Kennemer

August 14, 2019

We went to church with Jo Mae many years ago and she was one of our favorite church members because of her kind and caring spirit. She was also funny and uplifting. We know her family and church family will greatly miss this wonderful lovely lady.

Judy Prose

August 12, 2019

So sorry for Jo Mae’s family. She was always so enjoyable to be around. My love and prayers are with her loved ones. She will certainly be missed🙏😢