Bobbye Allen Westmoreland


(April 26, 1926 – January 03, 2020)

FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at Comanche Funeral Home Chapel.

BURIAL: Siloam Cemetery in Comanche County.


Family will receive friends at Comanche Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M.  Family will also meet with friends from 9:00 A.M. on Wednesday, January 8, until service time.

LUNCH: Lunch for the family will be at Pettit Baptist Church following the service.

Bobbye Allen Westmoreland, age 93, passed away on Friday, January 3, 2020, in Comanche County, Texas.

She was born on March 26, 1926, in Comanche County, to Herman and Velma (Collinsworth) Barnett.  On December 24, 1970, she was united in marriage to Paul J. Allen in Gustine.  He preceded her in death on March 22, 1997.   In 2007 she married Joe Westmoreland in Pettit Baptist Church.  He preceded her in death on July 30, 2017.  Bobbye spent a lifetime in the legal profession.  She lived in Louisville, Kentucky where she was a plain clothes detective in the Police Force.  She was a legal secretary for many years, working in several different law firms including Simon and Simon in Fort Worth, and, after returning to Gustine, she served as Comanche County Judge for eight years.  Bobbye was a member of Pettit Baptist Church and was also a member of Eastern Star.

She is survived by her nephews, Sam Daniel III and wife Carol of Lane City; William Cooper Daniel and wife Deborah of Lorena; Herman Daniel and wife Kathryn of Media, Pennsylvania; son, Ronald Paul Allen and wife Charlotte of Goldthwaite; nephew, David Savage and wife Kala of Gainesville. Georgia; nieces, Peggy Joyce Love and husband John of New Braunfels, Deborah Taylor and husband Larry of New Braunfels; daughter, Balinda Kay Allen of Gustine; niece, Carol Kimbrell and husband David of Jonestown; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews; and numerous great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Velma Barnett; and two sisters: Maynette Savage and Bebe Daniel.

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