Nicole was born July 22, 1969 to the late George Allen Sr. and Luejenia Allen. She enjoyed cooking, fishing, spending time with her family, especially her grandkids, and hosting gatherings for family and friends.
Nicole leaves to cherish her memory her husband Henry Loyd; Son Devin (Darlene) Benford; daughter Samia Deon’na-Nicole Carter; Brothers Vernon Jones, George Allen Jr., Pastor Travis (Sheriene) Allen, Clifton Allen, Kevin Allen, Andrez Allen; Sisters Thelma (Earl) Isom, Rosie (Eddie Dean) Davis, Michele (James) Redding, Catina Allen, April Allen; Grandchildren Gemiya Benford, Zaytrion Benford, Da’Niya, Benford, Devynn Benford, Scottie Ray Benford; Special niece Tekila Griffin, and a host of family and friends.
Nicole was preceded in death by her parents George Allen Sr. and Luejenia Allen; Brother Tracy Allen; Sister Latina Clay-Jones; Niece Justice Sharell Stephens and grandson Devin Benford Jr.
Ser vice will be noon Wednesday at Glazebrooks Funeral Service, 2822 Nichol Ave., with burial at Maplewood Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10am to noon prior to service.