Obit: Francis Allen, 90, died Tuesday, Nov. 18  at the Barrow Center. Born Aug. 28, 1913 in Malinta, Ohio, she moved to Bartow 15 years ago from Dearborn Heights, MI. She was a legal secretary and a former real estate agent.A member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, she volunteered at the Church Service Center and servered as a former director of the Floral Lakes Homerowners' Association.She also served with Senior Friends at Bartow Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Leo Allen. She is survived by her daughters, Barbara Tucker of Southgate MI, Mary Javor of Woodhaven, MI and Donna Gibson of Curtis, MI; her sisters Marion McCarthy and Pauline Dayfield, both of Floral Lakes; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.