Surviving relatives of the late, former Governor Bill Allain are requesting donations to three organizations in lieu of flowers. The family says monetary contributions can be made to the organizations at the following addresses.
• The Salvation Army, P.O. Box 39154, Jackson, MS 39286-1954
• Stewpot Community Service, 845 West Amite St, Jackson, MS 39203
• St. Mary's Catholic Basilica, 107 South Union St., Natchez, MS 39120
Allain, 85, served one term as Governor from 1984 until 1988. He was previously the state's Attorney General from 1980 until 1984. Allain died Monday.