|Birth: ||Dec. 31, 1917|
|Death: ||Oct. 18, 2003|
ChaCharles Boyd Allen Sr.Charles Boyd Allen, Sr., 85, of Biloxi, MS died Saturday, October 18, 2003, in Ocean Springs. Mr. Allen was born in Long Beach, Ms and remained a lifelong resident of the coast. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps Veteran in WWII and was a member of the Latter Day Saints Church. Mr. Allen worked as a school crossing guard at Dukate School in Biloxi for many years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elmeda Brewer Allen, a son, Charles Boyd Allen, Jr. and his parents, Loran and Celita Woodcock Allen. Survivors include four daughters: Linda A. St. Arnaud and her husband, John, of Biloxi, Gail Gonsoulin and her husband, Wilfred, of Diamondhead, Kay Peppenger and her husband, Jerry, of Rancho Murieta, CA and Sue Faulk and her husband, Richard, of Ocean Springs, two sons, Billy Allen and his wife, Teresa of Biloxi and Jimmy Allen and his wife, Lou of Vancleave, two sisters, Mattie Irene Nichols of Bay St. Louis and Mrs. Ray (Kit) Givens of Baytown, 18 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Monday, October 20, 2003, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Howard Avenue Chapel of Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Homes in Biloxi. Services will be Tuesday in the funeral home chapel at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in Biloxi National Cemetery. Edition: TSHPage: Published October 19, 2003 The Sun Herald
Elmeda Brewer Allen (1923 - 2001)*
"SGT USAAF WORLD WAR II-HUSBAND, FATHER & GRANDFATHER"
Biloxi National Cemetery
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Record added: Jul 29, 2005
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Grandpa, I was thinking about you & Granny tonight, and I came across this memorial in your honor. Such a lovely memory <3 it has been a little over 10 years since you went to be with our Lord, and it has not gotten easier. We all miss you so very much, ...(Read more)|
Added: Feb. 7, 2014
Charles Boyd Allen Sr.: Newspaper Obituary and Death NoticeSun Herald, The (Biloxi, MS) - October 19, 2003Deceased Name: Charles Boyd Allen Sr.Charles Boyd Allen, Sr., 85, of Biloxi, MS died Saturday, October 18, 2003, in Ocean Springs. Mr. Allen was born...(Read more)|
Added: May. 24, 2011
Tread lightly, 'tis a soldiers grave,
A lonely, mossy mound;
And yet to hearts like mine and thine
It should be holy ground.
Speak softly, let no careless laugh,
No idle, thoughtless jest,
Mary Bob McClain
Added: Jul. 29, 2005