Her parents were David and Precious Blue. She joined Brooks Chapel Methodist Church as a child, and later joined Lee Tabernacle United Methodist Church in Navasota, Texas. She was a member of the Senior Choir and Women Society of Christian Service. She married L.C. Allen on July 7, 1942. Three sisters mourned her death: Fair Emma Redd, Katie Harrison, and Eula Blocker. Her Social Security Number: 453-34-2953.