Shirley Jean Hamner-Allen, age 52, of Anchorage, Alaska, formerly of Buckhannon, W.Va. passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 22, 2019.
She was born June 16, 1967 in Buckhannon, W.Va, a daughter of the late Donald Ray and Anna Bell Casto Hamner. On September 13, 2014, she married Scott Allen, who survives. She is survived by three daughters, Shelby Leigh Allen, Shawna Marie Allen, and Kylei Angel Allen of Alaska; one sister Sandy Loudin of Buckhannon, two brothers Randy Hamner of Beckley, W.Va. and Steven (Kimberly) Hamner of Buckhannon; brothers-in-law Ed Farnsworth of Buckhannon, Ed Lower of Florida, and Greg (RuthAnn) Brewer of Kentucky; Alaska parents Bill and Brenda Allen, brother and sister Donny and Chandra Dieffenbach; and an abundance of nephews, nieces, extended family, and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Sue Farnsworth, Donna Lower of Buckhannon, and Kathy Brewer of Kentucky; four nephews Scotty Farnsworth, Jamie Farnsworth, Doug Farnsworth, and Titus Hamner of Buckhannon.
At her request, there will be a small private ceremony to celebrate her life.