|Birth: ||Feb. 3, 1927|
|Death: ||Nov. 12, 2012|
J. C. Allen, age 85 of Magnolia passed away on November 12, 2012 at Magnolia Regional Medical Center. He was born in Taylor, Arkansas on February 3, 1927 to Chester Briant and Jenner Josephine (Wesson) Allen.
J.C. was of the Baptist Faith. He worked as a pipefitter for International Paper and also worked for Southern Arkansas University, City of Magnolia and Columbia County. He was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War Era. He was a Mason of the McNeil Lodge. He was a loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather and a friend to all.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Tiney B. Allen of Magnolia, AR.; one daughter, Emily Burnett and husband, Walt of Doddridge, AR; one son, Jeff Allen and wife, Cindy of Texarkana, TX., two stepdaughters, Tena Cains of Magnolia, AR; Lisa Cannon of Taylor,AR;one stepson,Donald Kirkpatrick of Magnolia, AR; five grandchildren, Jacob Allen, Shelley Keith, Cory Cannon, Jeremy Cannon, Ashley Cains; four great grandchildren, four sisters, Nadine Harris of Cotton Valley, LA; Betty Seay of Bethany, LA; Patricia Enis of Cotton Valley, LA, Joyce Turner of Bossier City, LA; one brother, Billy Joe Allen of Plain Dealing, LA. and numerous nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Herbert Allen and Odell Allen and one grandson, Michael Kirkpatrick.
Visitation will be held Tuesday evening from 6-8pm at Bailey Funeral Home in Magnolia.
Funeral services will be at 2:00pm Wednesday, November 12, 2012 at Bailey Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Eric Goble officiating and assisted by Walt Burnett. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home in Magnolia.
Magnolia Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: henry osborne
Record added: Nov 14, 2012
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