Sabina graduated from the Pratt Institute in New York.She was a homemaker and an accomplished artist who enjoyed painting, sculpture and ceramics.
She was a 20 year employee of Walmart and a 19 year member of Post 19 Auxiliary, Laurel American Legion.
Upon graduation in 1957, a football scholarship to UNC with Coach Jim Tatum, as well as running track, taught Bobby the difference between high school and university sports. Graduation from Atlantic Christian College in 1962 with a BS degree in history and physical education led to head football coach/teaching positions at West Stanley High School, Cherryville High School and North Hampton High School. His charisma, unconventional approach, steadfast commitment and love of simply having fun endeared him to students, staff and community members.
Upon his father’s death, he again realized academics as top priority.
In the 1940s, Louise worked at the Du Pont Company in Seaford, where she met the love of her life, Virgil Allen. 31, 1946 and celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary in 2016, just two weeks after Virgil’s 100th birthday.
Louise was a charter member of the First Baptist Church in Seaford, teaching Sunday school and Vacation Bible School for many years.