|Birth: ||Jun. 15, 1941|
|Death: ||Jan. 30, 2012|
Eugene Allen, a resident of Berryville, Arkansas, was born June 15, 1941 in East Prairie, Missouri, a son of Toll E. and Thelma (Grimes) Allen. He departed this life, January 30, 2012 in Springdale, at the age of 70 years.
He was the owner of Allen Appliance for 23 years. He was a member of the Freeman Heights Baptist Church and also a member of the Berryville Fire Department for 33 years. In appreciation of sixteen years of dedicated service to the City of Berryville as a member of the Berryville City Council from 1979-1984, Berryville Parks Commission from 1981-1986, and Berryville City Clerk from 1987-1994
On November 1, 1958, he was united in marriage with Sara Dell McGrew who survives him of the home. He is also survived by four children - son, Kevin & wife Marketa Allen of Berryville, AR; daughter, Jada & husband Mike Denbow of Nixa, MO; daughter, Andrea & husband Mike Jones of Berryville, AR; son, Chad & wife Larissa Allen of Berryville, AR; two brothers, Alvin & Janet Allen of Benton, KY; Donnie & Linda Allen of Mt. Vernon, IN; mother, Thelma Allen of Mt. Vernon, IL; three sisters, Vonda Brooks of Ewing, IL; Barbara & Ernie Overby of Opdyke, IL; Carol & David Bube of Mt. Vernon, IL; nine grandchildren, Blake & wife Melissa Allen, Karmon Allen, Andrew and Luke Denbow, Grant and Maryn Jones, Drew Howerton, Ty and Nate Allen; four great grandchildren, Aaron, Joshua, Kaleb, and Micah; sisters and brothers-in-law Gene and Charlotte Goodman and Don and Claudette Owens, as well as several nieces and nephews, and a host of other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Toll E. Allen and one brother, Duane Allen.
Visitation will be from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Thursday, February 2, 2012 at the Freeman Heights Baptist Church with Rev. Scott Cox and Bro. Billy McCall and Rev. Keith Butler officiating. Interment will follow at the Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.
Berryville Memorial Cemetery
Created by: Chad Changus
Record added: Oct 02, 2012
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