GILLESPIE - Clarine Allen, 75, of Gillespie died Friday, Oct. 6, 2006, at Heritage Manor of Staunton.
She was born April 29, 1931, in Dorchester, the daughter of Byron and Lillie Gray Rusher. A son, Daniel Allen, preceded her in death.
Mrs. Allen was a homemaker.
Survivors: seven sons, Thomas Allen of Eldorado, James and Joseph (wife, Janice) Allen, both of Gillespie, Jeffrey Allen of Wilsonville, Robert (wife, April) Allen of Hobart, Ind., Richard (wife, Cheryl) Allen of Daytona Beach, Fla., and Clyde (wife, Carlena) Allen of Mishawaka, Ind.; seven daughters, Barbara Oldani and Darlene (husband, Kevin) Bertoni, both of Springfield, Peggy Mahan and Carolyn (husband, Donald) Stinnett, both of Gillespie, Angel Allen of Oregon, Diane (husband, Wayne) Williams of Colfax, N.C., and Marlene (husband, Samuel) Roach of Mount Olive; 32 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; brother, Robert Rusher of Shipman; and five sisters, Patty Page, Wanda Hopper and Nancy Elmore, all of Gillespie, Judy Miller of Seattle and Sharon Hankins of Mount Olive.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, Steve Martin officiating. Burial: Gillespie City Cemetery.