Pauline R. Allen

October 13, 1921November 23, 2010

Allen, Pauline Clark, age 89, of South Knoxville, went to be with her Lord November 23, 2010, at Quality Care Assisted Living Center, Louisville. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, where she sang in the choir for many years. She was a good mother and grandmother who cared for her family and others when needed. Mrs. Allen is preceded in death by husband, J.W. Allen; daughter, Linda Williams; and son, Arnold Allen; parents, Elijah and Bessie Clark; brothers, David, Cecil, Jesse and Elijah Clark, Jr.; and sister, Evadana Allen. Survivors include daughter, Carolyn Slater of Louisville, TN; grandchildren, Andrew Slater and wife, Robin of Little Rock, Arkansas, Benjamin Slater and wife, Cackie of Lewisburg, Tennessee, Mark and Michelle Williams of Knoxville, and Darrell and wife, Sandy of Oliver Springs; 4 great-grandchildren, Kate, James, Patrick and Charlotte Slater; sister, Pearl McCoy of Lewisville, North Carolina. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Immanuel Baptist Church, 306 Ogle Street, Knoxville, TN 37920. The family will receive friends Friday, November 26, 2010 from 6:00-8:00 p.m., with a service to follow at 8:00 p.m. in the chapel of Berry Funeral Home. Dr. George Hollander will be officiating. Family and friends will meet at Sherwood Memorial Gardens Saturday, November 27, 2010 for an 11:00 a.m. interment. Condolences may be offered at


  • visitation Friday, November 26, 2010
  • Funeral Service Friday, November 26, 2010
  • Interment Saturday, November 27, 2010

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pat brock mccoy

November 26, 2010

So sorry to hear about your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time.

November 26, 2010

Dear Carolyn, My heart goes out to you at this difficult time. I know you will miss her so much. May God grant you the peace that passes all understanding.
Your friend Susan Warden