Allene was born on January 27, 1928 in Cameron, Missouri to James Allen and Bertha Helen (Hahn) Graham.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jack Austin McDonell; 2 brothers, A.J. and David Graham.
Survivors: son, Jack Orren McDonell, Bonner Springs, KS; 2 daughters, Cheryl Moore, Grove, OK and Regina Jonell (David) Adkison, Hamilton, MO; brother, Glen (Karen) Graham, Maysville, MO; sister, Nellie Edwards, Cameron; 9 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Services: 10:00 AM, Friday, January 4, 2012 at Poland-Thompson Chapel, Cameron. Visitation: 6-8:00 PM, Thursday evening at the funeral home. Burial: Graceland Memorial Cemetery, Cameron.
Online condolences: www.polandthompson.com.