Funeral services for “Jack” Allen, 86, of Butler, will be held on Tuesday at 3:00 pm at The Church. Burial will follow in The Church Cemetery. Mr. Allen passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at his residence. He was a member of The Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Neal Allen, Sr. and Myrtle Wainwright Allen and several brothers and sisters.
Survivors include his wife, Martha Allen of Butler; four sons, Alton Allen (Kathy) of Butler, Harold Allen (Denise) of Butler, Milton Allen (Kay) of Reynolds and Willie Allen of Butler; one sister, Helen Grimsley (Curtis) of Butler; nine grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Monday evening from 6 to 8 pm at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: The Church Building Fund, 592 Thomaston Highway, Butler, GA 31006.
McLeighton Funeral Service of Butler is in charge of arrangements.