Susette Allen, 73, died Monday (Oct. 20, 1997) in St. Mary's Manor after a long illness.
Born in Yokena, Miss., she moved to Niagara Falls in 1955.
Mrs. Allen worked as a housekeeper and enjoyed cooking and gardening.
She was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church; Gladys Riley Chapter 295, Order of the Eastern Star; and Sunshine Temple 187, Independent and Benevolent Protective Order of Elks of the World.
Her husband, George, died in 1985.
Survivors include a daughter, Betty Jean Turner of El Paso, Texas; two brothers, Eddie Giles of Buffalo and Moses Jones; a sister, Rosie Thomas of Buffalo; three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 9 a.m. Friday in Mount Zion Baptist Church, 1334 Calumet Ave. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.