Pauline Hodges Allen

August 22, 1921November 24, 2012

Pauline Hodges Allen, 91, of Madison Heights, passed away Saturday, November 23, 2012 at her residence.

Born August 22, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Thomas B. and Annie Curry Hodges and was also preceded in death by one son, John Gibson; one brother, Ted Hodges and three sisters, Kathleen Bland, Marie Witt and Edna Hodges. She was a retired meat cutter with Virginia Markets and was a member of Campbell Avenue Baptist Church.

Mrs. Allen is survived by her daughter, Deanna Gibson of Madison Heights; son, G.B. Gibson of New Castle; a sister, Ina Trail of Franklin, NH; six grandchildren, Dean, Lisa, Tamara, Genie, Mark, and Carolyn; three great grandchildren, Zach, Jacob, and Elizabeth and two great-great-grandchildren, Graycin and Kylee.

The family would like to thank their “special Angel”, Bee Patrick and also Stella Harlow.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders Assoc. for research.

A graveside service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at Virginia Memorial Park in Forest with the Rev. D. Jack Hamilton officiating.

Whitten Fneral Homes & Cremation Services, Monelison Chapel is serving the family.


  • Graveside Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Pauline Hodges Allen

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November 28, 2012

Deanna, I've thought about you several times this past week but did not know about your Mom till this morning. I am so sorry, I know it's been a long road for both of you. Praying for you and your family. Love, Eileen

Kathy Yarborough

November 27, 2012

To the family of Polly Allen
My prayers are with you and I want you to know what a special neighbor and freind Polly was to me and my family.
She was a beautiful person inside and out and always full of joy and she was always out walking and talking to everyone always a kind word she will be well remembered with love by all.