The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX


April 15, 2013

‘Jean’ Allan

GREENVILLE — SULPHUR SPRINGS — A funeral service for Wanda “Jean” Allan, 82, of Mesquite will be conducted at 1 p.m. today at St. James Catholic Church with Father Sufai Avula officiating. Interment will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park, with Eric Davis, Cris Rodenis, Ryan Allan, Riley Allan, Steve Martin, Mike Martin, David Martin, Ben Allan and Zach Allan serving as pallbearers.  

Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home of Sulphur Springs is in charge of arrangements.

Wanda “Jean” Allan passed away the evening of April 10, 2013, at Waterford Independent Living in Mesquite.

She was born in Greenville, the daughter of William Mack and Jesse Jewell Compton.  She married George W. Allan in Greenville on July 31, 1954; he preceded her in death in 1983. She was a secretary and a member of St. James Catholic Church.

Survivors include two sons, Brian Allan of Mesquite and John Allan and wife Suzana of Garland; two daughters, Judy Martin and husband Stephen of Argyle and Deborah Davis of McKinney; grandchildren Eric Davis, Judy White, Stephen Martin, David Martin, Mike Martin, Riley Allan, Kaylann Allan, Chelsea DuParc, Ryan Allan, Ben Allan and Zach Allan; and three great-grandchildren, Christopher and Maika Rodenis and Jack Davis.  

She was also preceded in death by her parents.  

Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association.

Online condolences may be made at and


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