A funeral service for Glen Allen, age 77, of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 3 o'clock in the afternoon Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Daniel Allen, Charles Holman, Luman Holman officiating. He will be laid to rest at Rocky Springs Cemetery in Dialville.
Mr. Allen passed away Saturday, September 10, 2016 in Dialville.
Glen was born December 31, 1938 in Cherokee County to Thurman and Elizabeth Allen.
He was a retired brick mason and served in the National Guard.
Mr. Allen was preceded in death by his parents and three infant children.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife Lolly Allen of Dialville, sons Greg Allen and wife Cindy of Jacksonville, Joshua Allen of Marshall, daughter Deborah Jones and husband Jeff of Ponta, sisters Jean Lawson and husband Garrette of Rusk, Betty Ramsey of Maydelle, grandchildren Kyle Allen, Colton Allen, Makayla Jones, Baylie Jones, several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Kevin Kinney, Larry Kinney, Craig Garner, Steve Goff, Mark Kinney and Jeff Jones.
Honorary Pallbearers will be S.L. Goff, John Frank Watson, Kenneth Watson, John Langston, Charles Goff, Jerry Don Berry, Tony Kinney, Eddie Berry, Gary Wayne Lawson and Bubba Ramsey.
Visitation will begin on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 and friends are cordially invited to visit with the family from 6 to 8 o'clock in the evening at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Published on September 12, 2016