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Minna Wallace Allen

Obituary Date: Saturday, December 31, 2022

Mrs. Minna Wallace Allen, age 96, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, December 31, 2022.

Mrs. Allen was born in Decatur on August 3, 1926, to the late Roy and Lula Mae Griffin. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Allen; daughter Sue Constant; sons, Roy Leach and Richard Leach; sisters, Marie Flowers, Dot Bignardy, Beverly Ann Cherry, and Waynell Janning.

Mrs. Allen was a beloved mother and “MawMaw” to her grandchildren. She loved to write, go camping, and probably above all, watch a good episode of “Law and Order” on T.V. At her heart, Mrs. Allen was a caretaker. She loved to care for others and did that most of her life.

Survivors include her daughter Kathrine Weakley; son Johnny Leach (Rita); brothers Sammy Wallace and Steve Wallace; grandchildren David Weakley Jr. (Alisa), William Weakley, Jessie Keeble, Ricky Leach, Scott Leach, Justin Leach, Taylor Leach, Kristie Murdock, and Billy Murdock; great-grandchildren Isaac Weakley, Hayden Weakley, Camden Sauls, Maddi Meloy, Sydni Meloy, Kameron Davison, Cooper Davison, Rhett Leach, Hattie Leach, Roxxan Jones, Courtney Qualls, Blake Murdock, Koda Murdock, LaiLa Murdock; great-great grandchildren Malachi Culver, Whitton Qualls, and on the way, Hadley Jones; several nieces, nephews, and other relatives. 

Funeral services are scheduled for 12:00 PM Saturday, January 7, 2023, at Solid Rock Baptist Church. The Rev. Charles Grant, the Rev. Len Land, and the Rev. David Weakley will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM to the service hour Saturday at the church.

To share a memory or a condolence with the family, visit Mrs. Allen’s online guestbook at

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