Aug. 19, 2009 Zirconia Henderson County North Carolina, USA
ZIRCONIA-Mr. Hendrix Allen, age 84, died Wednesday, August 19, 2009 at Pardee Hospital. Born on June 8, 1925 in Green River, he was the son of the late James C. and Lea Etta Bayne Allen. Mr. Allen served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was a member of First Baptist Church of East Flat Rock. He was a lifetime member of VFW Post 5206.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00AM, Friday, August 21, 2009 at Pace Cemetery in Zirconia with Rev. Harold McKinnish officiating.
Mr. Allen is survived by his wife of 40 years, Janie Staton Allen; a step-son, Jerry Pace and wife Mary; 4 grandchildren, Connie Williams and husband Greg; Amy Herman and husband Matthew; Jeremy Pace and wife Barbie, all of Zirconia; Timothy Pace and wife Jenita, of Mountain Home; 4 great-grandchildren, Presley Williams, Eli Herman, Ella Herman, Carter Pace; a brother, Landrum Allen and wife Ethel, of Hendersonville and one sister, Lila Jones, of Hendersonville.