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Edith Ree Barham Allen

July 19, 1928 — June 12, 2020

Ms. Edith Ree Barham Allen, age 91, of 1816-A Butterfield Lane, Wilson transitioned from labor to reward on Friday, June 12, 2020.  A celebration of her life and legacy will be held Saturday at 12 noon at the Robert King, Sr. Memorial Chapel of Carrons Funeral Home, 726 South Tarboro Street, Wilson.  Evangelist Geraldine Whitley will officiate.  Interment will follow in the Coleman Family Cemetery, Wilson.

Precious memories are forever cherished by her two daughters, Minnie R. Foreman and Grace Horton who was her caretaker both of Wilson, NC; one sister, Mary Whack of Selma, NC; two brothers, James Curry and Walter Curry of Wilson, NC; eight grandchildren, Timothy Coleman (Doris), Ricky Coleman (Annie), Stephanie Coleman (Robert), Sheila Barham, Daniel Barham (Ayishe), Terry Foreman (Angie), Shamona Foreman (Antwan) and Stacy Foreman (Sheila); an adopted sister, Bernice Graham;  a host of great friends including a very, very special friend, Adock Kent.

A public viewing will be held Friday from 3 pm to 7 pm at Carrons Funeral Home.  Please remember the Allen family in your prayers in the days and weeks to come.  Condolences may be directed to or faxed to 252.237.0120.  They may also be emailed to

Professional and caring service has been entrusted to Carrons Funeral Home, "The Willing Friend".

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Service Schedule

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Friday, June 19, 2020

3:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Celebration of Life Service

Saturday, June 20, 2020

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Robert King, Sr. Memorial Chapel Carrons Funeral Home

726 Tarboro St, Wilson, NC 27893

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