Obituary for Frances Loretta Allen (Wood)
Frances Loretta Wood Cape Allen, 75, of Madison, passed away Monday, August 28, 2017.
Born in Watkinsville on April 12, 1942, she was a daughter of the late Leo and Nettie Mae Savage Wood. She worked for years with her baby sister in Watkinsville at Grandma Jan’s Daycare, and was lovingly known there as “Miss Retta”. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Walter Wood, Lawrence Wood Sr., Telford Wood, Doyle Wood, Van Wood and Herbert Wood.
Survivors include her husband, Ray Allen of Madison, GA; two daughters who she loved dearly, Elizabeth Ann Cape and Janet Cape Bishop; three sisters, June Wood Carithers, Jeanette Wood Christian and Laynette Wood; five grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren; long-time best friend and flea market buddy, Barbara Chambers and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be announced at a later date.
Lord and Stephens, East is in charge of arrangements.