Paula Perri Allen
November 2, 1924 – June 7, 2021
Paula Perri Allen, resident of Daphne, AL, passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021. She is preceded in death by her son, Joseph Andrew Perri, grandson, Joseph Vincent Wilkins and parents, Ermenejildo Rentaria and Maria Alba.
Mrs. Allen was a renowned Make-up Artist. She was owner of Faces Makeup and Hair Salon. She taught modeling and etiquette for children in the Mobile area for many years. She was the makeup artist for various celebrities, had a regular segment on local television stations, and was the makeup artist for America’s Junior Miss Program for several years. Her passion was ballroom dancing and she was a member of the Moonlight Chasse’ Ballroom Dance Society.
Mrs. Allen is survived by her children; Ricardo Legorreta, Marcos Legorreta, Gloria Perri, Frances Perri, Paul Perri and Tony Perri. She was grandmother to four; Brenda Schulz, Andrew Perri, Alexandra Perri, Dominic Perri , four great-grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter and longtime companion, Ted Merry.
Visitation will be held at Radney Funeral Home-Mobile on Thursday, June 10, 2021 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Friday, June 11, 2021 beginning at 12:00 noon. Interment will follow in Pine Crest Cemetery.
Condolences may be offered at www.radneyfuneralhome-mobile.com.
- Ricardo Legorreta, Son
- Marcos Legorreta, Son
- Gloria Perri, Daughter
- Frances Perri, Daughter
- Paul Perri, Son
- Tony Perri, Son
- Brenda Schulz, Granddaughter
- Andrew Perri, Grandson
- Alexandra Perri, Granddaughter
- Dominic Perri, Grandson
- Ted Merry, Longtime Friend and Companion
- Joseph Andrew Perri, Son (deceased)
- Joseph Vincent Wilkins, Grandson (deceased)
- Ermenejiles Rentaria and Maria Alba, Parents (deceased)
- She was also survived by four great-grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter.
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Mass of Christian Burial
Friday, June 11, 2021
Paula Perri Allen
June 10, 2021
The family we are lucky enough to find, even if we are not born into it..can be a rich and wonderful blessing. When I married Ricardo, God gave me a husband. And... He also gifted me Paula - the mother of my heart. That love continues...