|Birth: ||Feb. 5, 1941|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 2007|
Graveside funeral services for Mr. John Newton Allen, age 65, are scheduled for 1 p.m. Thursday January 18, 2007 at Stevenson Cemetery with Rev. Johnny Sanders officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday at Golden Funeral Home from 10 a.m. to noon.
Mr. Allen, a resident of Bastrop, passed away Tuesday January 16, 2007 at St. Francis Medical Center. He was employed as a tile setter. Mr. Allen was a member of Cherry Ridge Baptist Church. He was an excellent guitar player and a lifelong musician. He was also an avid hunter and fisherman. He is preceded in death by his son, John Edward Allen; two grandchildren, Wanda Allen and Bill Andrew Allen, Jr.; parents, Marion & Irma Allen; two sisters, Rita Hannah and Mavis Allen; two brothers, Billy Wayne Allen and Jimmy Gerald Allen.
He is survived by two children, Lisa Burditt & husband Walter of Longview, TX, Bill Allen & wife Elizabeth of Minden, LA; seven grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; sisters, Ella Randolph of Bastrop, Eva Nell Taylor of Bastrop, Bobbie Bunch of Bastrop, Kay Stage of Tyler, TX, Anna Lindsey of Central City, KY; two brothers, Lynn "Andy" Allen of Monroe, Perry Allen of Shelby, NC; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Created by: RLS
Record added: Jun 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19839035
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.