|Birth: ||Oct. 1, 1943|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 2013|
Benny Allen Jr., of Davidson, died on Feb 18, 2013, at his daughterís home in Cincinnati. He was 69. The father of four children, he was a financial counselor at Davidson Housing Coalition and also worked at Lowe's Corp.
A memorial service honoring Bennyís life and spirit was held on Saturday, March 9, at 1 pm at Grace Covenant Church, 17301 Statesville Road, Cornelius.
Benny was born Oct. 1, 1943, in Piper, Ala., to the late Benny Allen and the late Mary Clark. He graduated from Taft High School in Cincinnati. He attended Miles College in Birmingham, Ala., Wilmington College in Wilmington, Ohio, and the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, where he received his bachelorís degree in science.
Benny also served his country with dignity and honor as part of the United States Army. He was honorably discharged in 1965.
Benny dedicated his life to Christ at a young age. While living in Cincinnati, he was a member of the Bright Star Baptist Church. When he relocated to North Carolina, he was a member of Grace Covenant Church in Cornelius. He served on the usher board.
Benny leaves a sister, his children and grandchildren.
Benny Demore Allen (1925 - 1982)
IN GODS ARMS
Salisbury National Cemetery Annex
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section W1 Row C Site 15
Created by: Beverly Lanning Poole
Record added: Jun 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111950504
Your love will light our way. Your memory will forever be in our hearts. May God hold you in the palm of His hand.|
Added: Jan. 5, 2016