Lisa Allen

Lisa Allen, age 57, of Church Hill, went home to be with the Lord following a brief illness on Saturday, November 27, 2021 at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport. Lisa took a lot of pride in being a caregiver for many family and friends all throughout her life. Most of all, she was a loving wife, mother, daughter, grandmother and friend to all who loved her.

She was preceded in death by her father, James “Dean” Skeen; special sister-in-law and best friend, Dreama Skeen.

She is survived by her loving husband of the home, Randall Allen; daughter, Julia Wallace (Robbie); son, Daniel Allen; 5 grandchildren, Jared Hager, Morgan Wallace, Conner Wallace, Avery Wallace and Rowan Wallace; mother, Wanda Skeen; brother, Mike Skeen; special niece, Mikki Skeen; special nephew, Jonathan Skeen; several other nieces, nephews and a host of friends that helped care for her over the last several months.

The family would like to thank 2 special caretakers, McKenzie Jones and Missy Conley for their continued love and support for Lisa in her time of declining health.   

The family will receive friends from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at Carter-Trent Funeral Home in Church Hill or anytime at the home. Funeral services will follow in the chapel with Pastor Chris Castle officiating. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, December 3, 2021 at Church Hill Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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Carter-Trent Funeral Home in Church Hill is proudly serving the Allen family.