|Birth: ||Jun. 23, 1947|
|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2012|
R. Julian Allen III
OXFORD – R. Julian Allen III, 65, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at University of Arkansas Medical Center. He was born June 23, 1947, in Greenwood to Robert Julian Allen Jr. and Shirley Perry Allen. He attended the University of Mississippi. He became president of Constructor's Inc. of Fayetteville, Tenn., in 1972 and founder of Allen Corporation in 1976. In 1980, he was co-founder, president and chairman of Delta Pride Catfish. He was a member of St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Oxford.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at St. Peter's Episcopal Church with the Rev. Taylor Moore and the Rev. Penny Sisson officiating. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will follow the graveside service at the cemetery. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Kathy Keach Allen of Oxford; three daughters, Kimberly Keach Allen (Chip) of Jackson, Tenn., Katherine Allen Beard (Brad) of Oxford and Karen Allen Blackburn (David) of Oxford; his mother, Shirley Perry Allen of Birmingham, formerly of Indianola; two brothers, Sidney Allen and Meredith Allen; one sister, Shirley Anne Stringfellow; and six grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.
To sign an online guestbook, visit www.wallerfuneralhome.com.
Read more: djournal.com - Obituaries November 9 2012
Robert Julian Allen
Shirley Perry Allen (1925 - 2013)
Oxford Memorial Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 09, 2012
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