The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


November 16, 2012

Anne B. Daniels Allen


Anne B. Daniels Allen, age 87, of Joplin, passed away peacefully at her home at 6:05 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012.

Born in Roanoke, Va., she was the daughter of the late Leonard Berkley Garthright and Annie Christine Von Komriek Garthwright and had lived in Joplin since 1963, moving from Long Beach, Calif. She was raised in Virginia, and received her bachelors degree from Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania. A realtor, she operated Anne Daniels Real Estate Agency in Joplin, for many years. She was a Christian. An avid golfer, she enjoyed cooking, gardening and always cared for stray pets. She loved her kids and grandkids.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Phillip K. Daniels Jr. She married Robert L. Allen Jr. on Aug. 5, 1978, in St. Louis. He preceded her on March 10, 2006.

One brother and three sisters also preceded her in death.

Survivors include three sons, Maj. Paul Daniels, U.S. Army Ret. and wife, Valora of Joplin, Phillip K. Daniels III, of Springfield, Mo., and James F.B. Daniels and wife, Catherine, of Kansas City, Mo.; five grandchildren, Michelle, Marie, Paula, Kurt and Bryan; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Mount Hope Cemetery. The family received friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Parker Mortuary.

Memorial contributions may be made to Joplin Area Catholic Schools.

Online condolences may be made at

Text Only
  • William E. Bader William E. Bader

    William E. (Bull) Bader, 95,  passed away on July 23, 2014 at Gainesville Health Care Center where he resided.
    Bill was born Sept. 16, 1918 in Stuttgart, Germany.

    July 25, 2014 3 Photos

  • Tommy Farmer Tommy W. Farmer Jr.

    Tommy Walter Farmer Jr., 70, went home to be with the Lord at 3:27 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • ButlerRuthalene Ruthalene Butler

    Ruthalene Butler, 92, passed away on Monday, July 21, 2014, after a long illness.

    July 24, 2014 2 Photos

  • mason woodard Mary A. Ash

    Mary A. Ash, age 80, of Joplin, Mo., passed away at 12:56 a.m. Monday, July 21, 2014, at Mercy Hospital, Joplin, following a battle with Parkinson's disease.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • David Nuel Scroggins

    In memory of David Nuel Scroggins 1948 - 2012

    July 23, 2014

  • Judy A. Orton Judy A. Orton

    Judy A. Orton, 58, of Joplin, Mo. passed away early Monday, July 21, 2014 at Joplin Health & Rehabilitation following a long illness.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • Jo Arkle Jo Arkle

    Jo Arkle, 79, Joplin, Mo.,  died July 20, 2014, at Freeman West, Joplin.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Carolyn Anderson Carolyn "Sue" Anderson

    Carolyn "Sue" Anderson, 69, Pierce City, Mo., died July 19, 2014, at her home, following a short illness

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mary White Mary White

    Mary Lorraine White, 59, of Joplin, Mo., completed her journey up the stairway to heaven on July 16, 2014.

    July 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • Blake Aggus Blake Aggus

    Blake Austin Aggus, 23, died July 18, 2014, at his home in Hollister, Mo. He was born September 21, 1990 in Joplin.

    July 22, 2014 2 Photos