Jean Carol Allen Springer, 87, Hopedale, died May 14, 2012 after a long illness. She was born in Mt. Vernon, Wash., the daughter of the late Marion and Gladys Trueblood Allen.  She was also preceded in death by two brothers and a son.

Friends may call at the Blackburn Funeral Home, Hopedale, Thursday, May 17 from noon until service time at 2 p.m. Pastor Delbert Lash will officiate. Burial will follow at the Hopedale Cemetery.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.