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Clyde W. Allen
Birth: Apr. 24, 1925
Lee County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 2005
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

Clyde W. Allen , the son of Will Anderson Allen and Mittie Lou Priddy Allen , was born April 24 , 1925 in Lee County , Mississippi. Clyde's paternal grandparents were Charlie Frank Allen and Lonie Belle Fowler Allen , and his maternal grandparents were James F. Priddy and and Carrie B. MaCarty Priddy . His siblings were Will Allen , Jr. , Ruby Bell Allen Brooks , Faye Allen Burgess , and Joe Merle Allen . During World War II he served as a Marine in the Pacific . Clyde began his career employed as a worker in construction projects and later became a contractor with his own business . He served as Commander of West Tennessee VFW and was a member of Williston Baptist Church. He died June 28, 2005 in his own residence in Shelby County , Tennessee having been preceded in death by his wife Lois Mae Bailey Allen to whom he had been married 48 years , his parents Will Anderson Allen and Mittie Lou Priddy Allen , brother Joe Merle Allen , and sister Ruby Bell Allen Brooks . He was survived by his brother Will Allen , Jr. , sister Faye Burgess , stepdaughter Margaret Ann Lowry , stepsons - Samuel " Buddie" Pannell , Joe Pannell , and Pete Pannell , step grandchildren and step great grandchildren , and nieces and nephews . 
 
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 Parents:
  Will Anderson Allen (1902 - 1971)
  Mittie Lou Priddy Allen (1903 - 1987)
 
 Spouse:
  Lois Mae Bailey Allen (1916 - 2002)
 
 Siblings:
  Will Allen (1921 - 2012)*
  Clyde W. Allen (1925 - 2005)
  Ruby Bell Allen Brooks (1927 - 2004)*
  Faye F Allen Burgess (1930 - 2007)*
  Joe Merle Allen (1932 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CLYDE W. ALLEN APRIL 24 , 1925 JUNE 28 , 2005
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery East
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Carolyn Allen
Record added: May 27, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111251128
Clyde W. Allen
Added by: Martha Hall Wise McElroy
 
Clyde W. Allen
Added by: Martha Hall Wise McElroy
 
Clyde W. Allen
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Brenda Huntley
 
 
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At rest in the Shepherd's Psalm Garden
- Martha Hall Wise McElroy
 Added: Jun. 19, 2013

- Family of Will Allen , Jr.
 Added: May. 27, 2013
 
This page is sponsored by: Carolyn Allen

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