She retired from the Rite Aid Warehouse in Nitro and was a 1980 graduate of Duval High School.
Gigi was preceded in death by her father, Josh Junior Allen.
She is survived by her mother, Mary Joan Allen; daughter, Amanda Pauley; granddaughters, Alexis and MacKenzie Pauley; sister, Gail (Curtis) Justice; and brothers, Terry (Dawna) Allen and Perry Ralph Allen.
Service will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at Curry Funeral Home in Alum Creek with Pastor Isaiah Hatfield officiating. Burial will follow at Anderson Cemetery. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
The family would like to express a special thank you to Cori Sutphin, Katie Nottingham, Libby Smith and the staff at Hospice West.