Bunnell, Florida
Thursday, May 10, 1956


Allen H. Shope, Sr., 76, resident of North AlA, died May 3 in a state sanatorium, following a long illness. He had resided in Flagler County for the past 20 years. He was a woodworker by trade and was a member of the Flagler Beach Baptist Church.

Funeral services were held on Sunday afternoon from the Baptist Church in Flagler Beach with Rev. Alton Stephens officiating. Craig Funeral Home of St. Augustine was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Shope is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mollie Shope of North AlA; three sons, Allen, Jr., John and James, all of Flagler County; two daughters, Miss Shirley Shope, Flagler County, and Mrs. Nita Everett, Salisbury, N. C.

Pallbearers were Jimmy Landrum, Ted Novak, Frank Hurley, Jimmy Wolfe, George Atkins and Roy Likins.