Pearly Sue Allen (nee Newton), 77, of Wakeman, passed away Sunday, June 8, 2014, at her home, following a long illness. She was born in Tishomingo, Mississippi and had been a resident of Wakeman for the past 10 years, moving from LaGrange and formerly North Ridgeville.
Pearly Sue enjoyed reading, especially books by James Patterson, loved shopping and animals. She had a green thumb for growing flowers. She also loved to sew and made beautiful quilts.
Survivors include her children, Nellie (Bud) Gisbrecht of Wakeman, Patricia (Joe) Parker of Hilton Head, South Carolina, Juanita (Willie) King of Wakeman; Victor (Jennifer) Allen of Stow, Joseph Allen of Wakeman; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; daughter-in-law, Lisa; siblings, Wayne, Jane, Delane, Billy Jack, Polly and Virginia; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Fred R. in 2000; son, John; parents, Laron and Ethel Newton; brother, Jerry.
Friends may call Thursday, June 12, 2014, from 1 P.M., until the time of services at 2 P.M., at Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville. Pearly Sue’s son, Victor Allen, will officiate. Burial will be in River Road Cemetery, LaGrange Township.