Cora LaVell Allen

Cora LaVell Allen

May 10, 1927 – June 17, 2018

Cora LaVell Allen, age 91 of Alabaster, passed away on June 17, 2018.  She was predeceased by her parents, Autry and Bonnie (Collins) Haney; her loving husband, James Edward Allen; son and daughter-in-law, James Neal Allen (June); and sister, Carol Hubbell.  She is survived by her daughter, Anniece Allen Mallard (Bill) of Montevallo, Alabama; granddaughters, Bonnie Pearson (John) of Pelham, Alabama, Laura Mauney (Wade) of Calera, Alabama, Leslee Goke of Pensacola, Florida; brother, Bill Haney (Shirley) of Muskogee, Oklahoma; and 6 great grandchildren. Visitation will be held in the chapel of Charter Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., followed immediately by a funeral service at 11:00 a.m.  Reverend Clark White officiating.  Special thanks and appreciation to the wonderful caregivers with ComfortCare Hospice.  In lieu of flowers, please donate to Kingwood Christian Child Development Center:

200 Harvest Way, Alabaster, AL 35007

(205) 620-6720


  1. Kathy on June 18, 2018 at 3:45 pm

    Loved Nannie, so happy that I was able to spend time with her these last few months. She was definitely “one of a kind”. Anniece was such a wonderful daughter who went above and beyond to give her the very best of care. She will be missed.

  2. Carol Weston on June 19, 2018 at 1:08 am

    A wonderful neighbor and friend, Harold and I loved her so much. She always was ready with a smile no matter when we saw her.

  3. Shannon on June 20, 2018 at 10:39 am

    What a sweet and caring ,smart women, I will miss her I enjoy the time I spent with her .Heaven gain angel Mrs.Cora Allen