Senobia Batiste Allen of Wallace, LA entered into eternal rest on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at the age of 73 years old.
She was born on September 6, 1946 to Newton and Aldonia Batiste. She was the loving and devoted wife of Washington Allen for fifty years. She was the proud mother of Rhonda and Troy Allen Sr. She was the caring and concerned grandmother of Mario Young Jr., Nia, Nya, Ashley and Troy Allen Jr.
Senobia started her Christian journey at an early age. She was fully committed to God’s plan for her life, and she worked diligently until the end.
She is survived by her husband Washington Allen, her daughter Rhonda (Mario) Young Sr., her daughter-in-law Nikita Allen, her grandchildren, Mario Young Jr., Nia, Nya, Ashley and Troy Allen Jr., her siblings Rose Mary Armant, Brenda Borne, Cleola Pierre, Winenell, Eva, Joann and Milton Batiste, her sisters-in-law Leona Dennis, Maybelle Harris, Luberta Allen, and Marion Bailey, her brothers-in-law Charles Dennis, Warren Pierre and Prescott Bailey.
She is preceded in death by her son Troy Allen Sr., her parents Newton and Aldonia Batiste, her mother and father-in-law Thomas and Celestine Allen Sr., her siblings August Batiste and Ethel Smith, her sisters-in-law, Debra Batiste, Jesse Allen, Nora Pierre ad Mercedes Hydel, her brothers-in-law Wilfred Armant Sr., William Smith, Thomas Allen Jr., Ernest Harris and Alexander Allen.
Relatives and friends of First Community Antioch Baptist Church, Second African Baptist Church, Greater New St. Peter Baptist Church, St. Philip Catholic Church and Second District Missionary Association are all invited to attend the funeral service on Friday, March 20, 2020 at First Community Antioch Baptist Church, 10860 Highway 3125, Lutcher, LA 70071 at 11:00 am, Rev. Eric Keller, officiant. Visitation will begin at 9:00 am. INDIVIDUAL VIEWING ONLY! (ONE PERSON AT A TIME) Final viewing will be prior to start of service. Entombment at St. Philip Catholic Church in Vacherie, LA. Final care entrusted to Treasures of Life Funeral Services, 315 E. Airline Highway, Gramercy, LA.
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