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William Homer Allen
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Birth: Sep. 5, 1896
Death: Dec. 3, 1959

The Daily Herald, Biloxi, MS - 4 Dec 1959 - Rev. William H. Allen
The Rev. William H. Allen, 64, a former pastor of the Antioch Baptist Church in Long Beach, died Thursday at 11:05 p.m. at the Biloxi Veterans Facilities Hospital. The Rev. Mr. Allen served as an evangelist in this area for a number of years. A native and life-long resident of the Coast, he was born in Long Beach on Sept. 5, 1895. He resided at Rt. 1, Box 105, Long Beach, on the Daugherty Road. He was a carpenter and a veteran of World War I, serving with the U. S. Army. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Allie Marie Williams Allen, Long Beach; one son, Joseph H. Allen, Natchitoches, La.; three daughters, Mrs. Annie Rutledge, Mrs. Ollie Pierson and Miss Barbara Fay Allen, Long Beach; seven grandchildren, six brothers, Wiley, Warren, Fred, T. C., Phillip and Robert Allen, all of Long Beach; and four sisters, Mrs. W. A. Woodcock, Mrs. W. V. Lacy, Mrs. R. L. Leggett and Mrs. Charles Reed, all of Long Beach. The body was removed from Riemann's Funeral Home in Gulfport this afternoon at 2 o'clock to the family residence on Daugherty Road where a prayer service will be held Saturday morning at 9:45 o'clock. Religious services will be held at 10:00 a.m. in the Antioch Baptist Church with the Rev. B. L. Smith, Laurel, and the Rev. Howard A. Gay, pastor of Sharon Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will be in the Allen Cemetery in Long Beach. 
Family links: 
  Thomas A. Allen (1870 - 1930)
  Alice Eudora Creel Allen Parker (1876 - 1949)
  BESSIE Olivia Ladner ALLEN (1903 - 1941)
  Allie M. Griffin (1917 - 1998)
  Mildred Louise Allen (1927 - 1929)*
  Baby Billy Allen (1937 - 1939)*
  Emma Allen Rishel (1893 - 1941)*
  Addie Evelyn Allen Woodcock (1895 - 1986)*
  William Homer Allen (1896 - 1959)
  Wiley Monroe Allen (1898 - 1963)*
  Warren Franklin Allen (1900 - 1970)*
  Louis Fredrick Allen (1902 - 1970)*
  Thomas Colon Allen (1904 - 1968)*
  Ida Mabele Lacy (1905 - 2003)*
  Myra Leona Allen Alexander Leggett (1908 - 1999)*
  Harriet Louise Allen Alexander (1910 - 1930)*
  Phillip Harold Allen (1913 - 1977)*
  Robert Elliott Allen (1915 - 1990)*
  Edith Mae Allen Reed (1917 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Allen Cemetery
Harrison County
Mississippi, USA
Maintained by: Alice~aka~Nana
Originally Created by: Ed Stallings
Record added: Jul 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39023156
William Homer Allen
Added by: Ed Stallings
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 Added: Jan. 12, 2011

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