Allen, Joan

Joan Easler Allen, 77, a native of Morenci, Mich., died Jan. 22, 2020, in Denver, N.C., where she had resided for several years.

She was born Sept. 24, 1943, in Auto, W. Va. and attended Morenci Area Schools.

Joan was the loving mother of six children, Rhonda Campbell of Mint Hill, N.C., Catrina Mercer of Midland, N.C., Lee Ann (and David) Bell of Baldwin, Mich., Babette (and Mike) Borts of Southfield, Mich., Jodi Mangum of Southfield, Mich., and Troy Hotchkiss of Denver, N.C.; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brothers Stan (and Pamela) Easler of Adrian, Mich., and Merton (and Connie) Easler of Adrian; sisters Marian (and Jerry) Nelson of Archbold, Ohio, Laura (and Don) Alcock of Sand Creek, Mich., and Brenda (and David) Thompson of Morenci.

Joan was preceded in death by her husband, parents and three sons-in-law.