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Nancy Layne Allen, 88, White Plains

Nancy Layne Allen, 88, of White Plains died Jan. 8, 2013, in Waldorf,.

Born Aug. 4, 1924, in Ceres, Va., she was the daughter of the late Ashbey P. Umbarger and the late Ruby L. Umbarger.

She worked as a bookkeeper at several car dealerships in the area and was a member of the New Life Church. She enjoyed gardening and reading.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Allen Sr.; son, William “Bill” Allen Jr.; brother, Charles Umbarger; sister, Ora Gray Stowers; and grandchild, Claudia Rose Allen.

She is survived by her son, Layne Allen; daughter, Dawn Colonna; grandchildren, Kristie, Jeff, Mandy, Tim, Steven, Katie and Anthony; great-grandchildren. Emily, Cameron, Olivia, Atreyu, Zaynee, Abbey, Celie, Summer, Brooke and Blake.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. with a service at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 11 at Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, La Plata. Burial will take place Jan. 25 at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham.