Frank Bench Allen
Funeral services for Frank Bench Allen, 84, who died Friday night in a Nashville hospital after a four month illness, will be conducted today at 2 p.m. At Mc Reynolds Funeral Home by Landon A. Hatley, minister. Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Vaughn Fielder, James K. Stack, Owen Head, Preston Waters, Howard Balthrop, Henry T. Lipscomb, and Gilbert King.
(transcribed from the Clarksville Leaf-Chronicle
Monday, November 1, 1971, p.6)
Prior obit from The Clarksville Leaf-Chronicle, date unknown:
Frank Bench Allen, 84, died Friday night at a Nashville hospital after a four month illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. Mr. Allen was born in Montgomery County March 4, 1887, the son of the late William and Blanche Payne Allen. His wife Etha Allen, preceded him in death on Sept. 10, 1963. He is survived by two sons, William Allen, Chapmansboro, and Charlie, North Clarksville, and three daughters, Mrs. Beatrice, Georgia, and Mrs. Irma Clark, and Mrs. Blanche Mehas, both of New Jersey. The body will remain at Mc Reynolds funeral home until the hour of service.