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ELEANOR CLAIRE ALLEN 11-16-1938 TO 9-14-2023 Eleanor Allen was born in Atlanta, Ga. Her parents were Gladys & Homer Allen. The family relocated to Jacksonville, Fl. She continued living in the Murray Hill Area of the city for her entire life. Eleanor was a brilliant artist. She graduated from William & Mary College where she earned a B.A. in art history and painting. She further pursued her studies at George Washington University where she received her B.F.A in painting. She taught painting, drawing and art history at FSCJ for 35 years, influencing generations of students in the Jacksonville community. She loved seeing young students grow in their art and life accomplishments. Her work was influenced by her world travels with friends and other artists. Eleanor passed away peacefully at the Windsor Ortega Assisted Living Community in Jacksonville, Fl. She died of natural causes and just seemed to quietly “Go to Sleep.” Her burial will be at Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, Georgia. A “Celebration of Life” will be held on November 7, 2023, from 3:00-5:00pm at the Wilson Center for the Arts FSCJ – South Campus 11901 Beach Blvd Jacksonville, Fl 32246 Family Contact - Katherine and Jim Ryan 904-568-7505To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Eleanor Allen, please visit Tribute Store
Celebration of Life
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Wilson Center for the Arts
11901 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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