|Birth: ||Jul. 21, 1919|
|Death: ||Jan. 31, 2010|
Mr. Sherman Allen, age 90 of Lovelady, passed away Sunday, January 31, 2010 in Lovelady. Mr. Allen was born July 21, 1919 in Chita, Texas and was a resident of Lovelady for the past 26 years. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served during World War II. Mr. Allen was retired having worked for Oscar Mayer as a large account salesman and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Lovelady serving as deacon for many years.
Survivors include his daughters Sharon Eggleston and husband Lynn, of Fairfield and Carol Carson, of Lovelady; grandchildren Lyle Eggleston, of Los Angeles, Calif., Lori Eggleston, of Austin, T. K. Dunbar and husband Steve, of Highlands and Troy Carson and wife Susan, of Houston; great-grandchildren Ethan Tucker, Davis Carson, Andrew Carson and Steven Dunbar; sister Juanita Johnson and husband Kenith, of Diboll; special friend Pauline Greer, of Riverside; care giver Jann Hensley, of Lovelady; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Preceded in death by his wife June Allen in 2000; parents Elbert and Drucella Allen; brothers Truett Allen and Roy Allen; and sister Evelyn Monzingo. Funeral Services for Mr. Sherman Allen were held Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. in the First Baptist Church in Lovelady with the Rev. Scott Matthews and the Rev. Mitchell Kleckley officiating. Interment followed in the Lovelady Evergreen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church Scholarship Fund, P. O. Box 130, Lovelady, Texas. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home
Elbert Jefferson Allen (1889 - 1970)
Drucella L Allen (1890 - 1981)
June P Allen (1922 - 2000)
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Record added: Feb 06, 2010
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Tread lightly, This is a soldiers grave, Who fought in a Foreign land,Not afraid when freedom called they raised their hand, Giving their life they were buried in a simple mound; And yet to folks like you and me It should be Honored Ground.|
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He was a veteran of the United States Army having served during World War II.|
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The World War II Victory Medal is a decoration of the United States military which was created by an act of Congress in July 1945. The decoration commemorates military service during the Second World War and is awarded to any member of the United States m...(Read more)|
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