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Betty Jo (Hellard) Allen

May 25, 1941 ~ September 16, 2023 (age 82) 82 Years Old


Betty Jo Hellard Allen, 82, of Dillwyn passed peacefully September 16, 2023.  She was born May 25, 1941 in Buckingham County, a daughter of the late Fred Walter Hellard Jr. and Annie Whorley Hellard.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Frank Richard Allen.

Betty Jo is survived by sons, Tommy Allen (Patty) and Neal Allen (Donna); grandchildren, Fred Allen (Meghan) and Dustin Allen; four great-grandchildren, Dylan, Khloe, Declan and Maverick Allen. She is also survived by two sisters, Judy Moss and Peggy Grigg; nieces, nephews and their families.

Betty Jo was employed at Atlantic Life Insurance Company in Richmond, after graduating high school.  She also worked at the Appomattox Garment Factory. However her greatest accomplishment which gave her the most joy was spending her days with her great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, September 20, 2023 at 11 a.m. at the Dunkum Funeral Home with interment in the Buckingham Community Cemetery. Family will receive friends prior to the service.

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Funeral Service
September 20, 2023

11:00 AM
Dunkum Funeral Home
16923 Oak Street
Dillwyn, VA 23936

Interment following funeral service
September 20, 2023

Buckingham Community Cemetery, Buckingham Courthouse


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