2018-04-11 / Obituaries

Drucilla Allen Cousin

Mrs. Drucilla Allen Cousin, age 59, of 225 Everett Avenue, departed this life in her home on Saturday, April 7, 2018. She was a native of Person County and a member of New Hope Person Baptist Church in Timberlake.

She is survived by her husband, James Cousin of the home; three children, Melvin Allen, James Allen and Valencia Richardson Davis (Spencer); seven siblings, Sandy Allen (Gloria), Brenda Allen of Durham, Angelo Allen, Debbie Allen, Terry Allen, William Turrentine and Jacqueline Turrentine, all of Timberlake; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a host of other additional relatives and friends. 

The funeral service will be held on Friday, April 13, 2018 at 2 p.m. at New Hope Person Baptist Church, 1261 Tom Oakley Road, Timberlake, NC 27583 with the Rev. W.L. Richardson, pastor, officiating and Minister Brenda Hunt Moore providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at the church on Thursday evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of his sister at 1242 Dick Holeman Road, Timberlake, NC 27583.

The body will lie in state in the church for one hour prior to the service.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mrs. Drucilla Allen Cousin.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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