Mr John Williams Allen
Johnson Funerals and Cremations - English
661 English Road
John Williams Allen, age 62, of Rocky Mount, NC, passed away March 22, 2013, in Wilson Medical Center.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Lucy Williams Allen and father, Roderick McIver Allen Jr of, Plymouth, NC and father in law Herbert Whittington, of Benson, NC.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Pat Allen, of Rocky Mount, NC, daughter and son in law, Jenna and Jonathan Eggleston, of Clayton, NC; son and daughter in law Barrett and Nikkie Allen, of Rocky Mount, NC; grandchildren, Noah Evenson and Brooke Evenson, of Clayton, NC.
He is also survived by brother and sister in law Mac and Sandra Allen, of Rocky Mount, NC; brother and sister in law Jim and Maria Allen, of Williamston, NC; mother in law Frances Whittington, of Benson, NC; niece, Jane Allen of Chatham, VA and nephew, Kemp Allen, of Greensboro, NC.
John worked at Kaba Ilco and was involved in many clubs and organizations. He loved his family, the beach, playing golf and the Carolina Tarheels. He attended First Baptist Church of Rocky Mount, NC.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 11am in the Chapel of Johnson Funerals and Cremations, 661 English Road, Rocky Mount with the graveside service at 3pm at Rose Lawn Cemetery in Benson, NC.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday evening from 7pm until 9pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: First Baptist Church, 200 South Church Street, Rocky Mount, NC 27804 or American Cancer Society @ www.cancer.org/
March 25, 2013
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
March 26, 2013
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM