Son of Thomas Allen Wright, AKA Thomas Benjamin Allien and Melbra "Millie" Josephine Washington Allien. Married Willie Hooter April 10, 1921. Veteran of WWI.
The Jena Times, Thursday, October 5, 1967, Page 3 BELAH Dewitt Allien, age 73, life long resident of this community was found dead a few miles from his home about 4 p.m. Friday afternoon. He died of a heart attack sometime during the morning. His body lay in state at the residence until funeral services at the Pentecostal Church at 11 a.m. Sunday. He leaves his wife Nola, one son, Clovis Allien, of Houston, Texas, a foster-son, Ardell Taylor, of Good Pine and one daughter, Mrs. Maxine Enterkin, of Jena; 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Sympathy is extended to the entire family.
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Grandpa, I still remember the watermelons that you would bring to us when we came to Jena. They were the best. -
sherry allien garoutte Added: Jul. 5, 2013
The World War I Victory Medal was awarded for honorable service for active duty at any time between 6 April 1917 and 11 November 1918. It was also awarded for service between 12 November 1918 and 5 August 1919, with the American Expeditionary Forces in Eu...(Read more) -
JB BERRY Added: Jun. 23, 2010
Thank you for your service Uncle Dewitt! -
Lora Peppers Added: Sep. 25, 2009