Juanita Owen Allen
Last updated 11/1/2021 at 10:28am
Juanita Owen Allen, 78, of Lake Toxaway, passed away Monday, Oct. 25, 2021.
A Transylvania County native, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Minnie Shook Owen. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her sister, Lavada Rigsby; her sons, Darrell and Scott Allen; and her daughter-in-law, Brenda Allen.
A graduate of Rosman High School, where she played basketball, she loved to help people, and this was exemplified in her work first as an EMT and later as secretary for the Lake Toxaway Fire Department, where she served for a number of years.
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