- September 24, 1939 - January 19, 2013
- Crandall, Texas
of Zelma's Passing
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Roselawn Cemetery and Funeral Home
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“my deepest sympathy, i will be praying that time will heal your hearts.
1 of 17 | Posted by: Karen Blackshear - garland, TX
“Iwas saddened to hear of the passing of my dear cousin "Sissy". Sissy brought so many happy moments in our life and left us with a treasure full of...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Billie Pekins - Crowley, TX
“Zelma was a Christian, family oriented and loving woman. She was a family friend for longer than I can remember. She was also one of our Mother's...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Mischelle McFall - Family Friend
“I am so sorry to hear of the loss of the mother of Ivey, Mike, Harvey and Lynn as well as the other children that I have not had the honor of meeting...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Tammy Jumper Ross - Garland, TX
“im sorry for ur lost. she was a great woman for what i known of her. i didnt really get to know her well but what i did know she was sweet. she will...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: maryah long - kemp, TX
“A wonderful sister-in-law, more of a sister, whom I will dearly miss. I'll always treasure the times we had together. She left an empty space in many...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Machonee Bishop - Larue, TX
You were always a pleasure to talk to and always had a smile on your face. You always treated me like I was just one of the family...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Brenda Weikel - Dallas, TX
“God joined the family once again, we love and miss each of you. Will see you all once again.
8 of 17 | Posted by: Kathy Payne - Scurry, TX
“Warmest wishes to all the family as we have to say goodbye to an amazing woman with a heart of gold- a lady who would do anything for anybody. Aunt...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Amanda Bishop - Larue, TX - neice
“I will miss you so much. I love you so much and I appreciate all you ever did for me and the family.
10 of 17 | Posted by: Amanda Bishop - Larue, TX - neice
“We love you and you will be dearly missed.
11 of 17 | Posted by: Dr. Richard Bishop II and family - TX
“Such a sweet lady.We had many talks toghter,She will be missed by all.
12 of 17 | Posted by: dana - mesquite, TX - friend
“I have only kown u a short time but i rember ur sweet face and ur kind heart u will be missed dearly love u
13 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa ray - dallas, TX - friend
“Sissie, you know how much I loved you. It was never hard to love someone as precious and loving as you. Tell my Mom and all your other Siblings I...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Brenda Bowling - Arlington, TX
“I love you aunt sissy !! I know you are with granny and all your brothers and sisters in heaven ... You will be missed ! Fly with the Angels .... So...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Kathryn Lamb - Arlington, TX
“With deepest sympathy and love for all of Zelma's family. May He who knows your sorrow bring you peace, comfort and healing to your soul. Love and...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Cindy Wade - Rockwall, TX - Niece
Born September 24, 1939 in Tanglewood, Texas and went to be with the Lord on January 19, 2013 in Crandall, Texas.
Preceded in death by her parents Johnnie and Florence Bishop, brothers Jack, Johnny, Richard and Willie Bishop, sisters Velma Foster and Thelma Malone.
Survived by her loving husband of 45 years Morris Allen, son Lynn Elder, son Michael Elder, daughter Ivey Shing, son Harvey Elder, daughter Lisa Allen and daughter Shelby Elder, 17 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and other family members and friends including Dora Jones.
Family will receive friends from 6-8 PM on Monday January 21, 2013 at Roselawn. Funeral Services will be 10 AM Tuesday January 22, 2013 at Roselawn Memorial Chapel. Graveside services will be 10:30 AM Monday January 28, 2013 at DFW National Cemetery. Lane C
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Salvation Army in memory of Zelma Allen.