|Birth: ||Jan. 7, 1920|
|Death: ||Feb. 11, 2010|
Mr. Atwood Allen of Corsicana passed away Thursday, February 11 at his home at the age of 90. He was born January 7, 1920 in Malakoff to Gracie Irene and Byron Frank Allen.
Atwood was a foreman for 40 years at Oil City Iron works in Corsicana. He loved to hunt and fish. One of his greatest joys was to go to his lake house and fish with his wife, kids, and grandkids. He was a man full of life and love. He has left his family with many great memories and special moments and will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his parents, B.F. and Gracie Allen, and brother and sister-in-law, Dan and Margaret Allen.
He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Tommie Jane Allen; daughter Barbara Johnson and husband Chris of Spring; son, Gary Allen of Stafford; grandsons, Freddie Sexton and wife Suzanna of Oakwood, and Gary Sexton of Spring; granddaughter, Elizabeth Young and husband James of Splendora; great-grandson, Aiden Young of Splendora; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation with the family will be 6 to 8 p.m., Sunday, February 14 at Corley Funeral Home. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, February 15 at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints with Mr. Tom Herrin officiating. Interment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Freddie Sexton, Gary Sexton, Bobby Bruce, Carl Wayne Bruce, Eric Myers, Brad Edwards, Dewayne Gragg and David Matthews.
Created by: Sherry Garrett Franklin
Record added: Feb 14, 2010
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