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“I love you Allen Hamm you will be very memorable by me and my family we loved you more than life itself and as i sit here right now and for the last...Read More »
1 of 84 | Posted by: April Aull - Christiana, TN

“I WILL MISS YOU FOREVER & I WILL NEVER LET YOU GO! I LOVE YOU & ONLY YOU!! LOVE ALWAYS, YOUR ANGEL ”
2 of 84 | Posted by: Jennifer Hamm - KY

“Dear sweet Allen: I am soooo sorry to hear of your passing. You left this world much too soon, but you left a lasting impression that will live long...Read More »
3 of 84 | Posted by: Shirley Basse - Martinsburg, WV

“Hey Bubba (Ray) Sure gonna miss that contagious laugh and smile. Sure hard to believe, but we know you are healthy, happy and singing those pipes. ...Read More »
4 of 84 | Posted by: Ron & Tammy Hamm - Colt, AR

“Jenny, My sincere sympathy to you and your family for your loss. Allen was a good man and was loved by many. I can honestly say you and him were...Read More »
5 of 84 | Posted by: Sue Stanley - Owensboro, KY

“Bryce and Family, Bryce my son Kelly Beaver played football you, i just wanted to say I am so sorry for your loss. You and your father were close and...Read More »
6 of 84 | Posted by: Leigh Sallee - Owensboro, KY

“It's hard to follow all of the messages before this one, so i wont try. You were a good man with a great nature, I'll miss seeing you around. I never...Read More »
7 of 84 | Posted by: Brent Clary - Owensboro, KY

“To the whole Family: Allen was a GREAT man and LOVED by Many. I have never seen such a funeral procession so long as I did today and that goes to...Read More »
8 of 84 | Posted by: Melissa Bennett & Courtney Hagan - KY

“jennifer and the whole family of allen are my family prayer. he was a good man. i loved to hear him sing. thanks and thinking of you all. the...Read More »
9 of 84 | Posted by: mark hill - owensboro, KY

“May God grant you all peace during this time of loss. He will be greatly missed by all. ”
10 of 84 | Posted by: Homer Johnson - Trumann, AR

“Jenny honey I am sooo sorry he was a wonderful man and loved you all so much. I cannot even imagine the pain you are in. He was your world other than...Read More »
11 of 84 | Posted by: misty wedding - KY

“Bryce- Words can't express or change anything that you are feeling at this time. I want to say that it was a honor to meet your father only for...Read More »
12 of 84 | Posted by: Bryan Wilson - Owensboro, KY

“Bryce, your dad is a great man. You should be proud of him, because I know he is extremely proud of you and your accomplishments.I"m praying for you...Read More »
13 of 84 | Posted by: Marty Mize - owensboro, KY

“Bryce, I'm real sorry about your dad. I always will remember him coming to our football games; and cheering for you and the rest of us. I will be...Read More »
14 of 84 | Posted by: Jeremy Mize - owensboro, KY

“Jennifer & Family: We are so sorry to hear about Allen's passing. He was such a great musician, singer and all around good person who will be...Read More »
15 of 84 | Posted by: Dusty & Donna Embry - Owensboro, KY

“Jenny, so sorry for your loss! Thinking of you. ”
16 of 84 | Posted by: Michelle Alsip Roark - KY

“Jennifer, i am sorry i couldnt make it to the funeral.... have two sick children home from school today....You have my deepest sympathys....I am so...Read More »
17 of 84 | Posted by: Krystal Payne - Owensboro, KY

“Jennifer, so sorry for your loss, I was so sad to hear,I have so many memories,he was playing at holiday inn when I met my husband,many dances to his...Read More »
18 of 84 | Posted by: sandy(bennett)johnson - KY

“My dear big brother, I love you so much. So many memories have gone through my mind the past few days of growing up. You were my hero as kids, and...Read More »
19 of 84 | Posted by: Deborah Criss - Colt, AR

“I just wanta say ive known you all so very long your a family to me I love Allen very much and will never forget him as long i im alive. He made me...Read More »
20 of 84 | Posted by: Wayne Hunt - owensboro, KY

“In my prayers God bless ”
21 of 84 | Posted by: Slim Sweeney - owensboro, KY

“In my prayers ”
22 of 84 | Posted by: Connie Moteley - owensboro, KY

“Hamm Family, Know that the Lord is with you through this very difficult time. We will continue to pray for you. Allen was a very dear friend to all...Read More »
23 of 84 | Posted by: Kristina Rice - Hartford, KY

“jennifer i am so sorry for your loss.. allen was such a wonderful man.. i used to love to listen to him and randy and the guys play music and they...Read More »
24 of 84 | Posted by: angie - KY

“Jennifer, I am so sorry for your loss. Allen was a wonderful person and father. He was a great mentor to both of my children and for that I am...Read More »
25 of 84 | Posted by: Valerie Chapman - Kennesaw, GA

“Allen was such an amazing person with an incredibly beautiful voice; Frank & I always enjoyed your company any time we saw him. We all had such a...Read More »
26 of 84 | Posted by: Kim - Owensboro, KY

“I'm so sorry for your loss. I remember Allen as a super nice man with an amazing voice. You and your family are in our prayers today and always. May...Read More »
27 of 84 | Posted by: Stacy Owens - Owensboro, KY

“Allen, You were an amazing person that was loved by many. You will truly be missed. Until we meet again, rest in peace my friend. ”
28 of 84 | Posted by: Brenda Ward - OWENSBORO, KY

“I am so sorry for your loss. Allen will be missed. I remember every time I got to see Sundown play he never hesitated to sing my favorite song "You...Read More »
29 of 84 | Posted by: Alice Martin - Owensboro, KY

“A wonderful husband, father, friend & brother. Go rest high on that mountain Allen because, your work on earth is done! Go to Heaven a shoutin........Read More »
30 of 84 | Posted by: Debby Sweet - Owensboro, KY

“Jen Jen, Dustin, Bryce and Lou Lou...I'm so sorry for your loss. Anyone who knew Allen loved Allen. He was a wonderful husband and father and always...Read More »
31 of 84 | Posted by: Brady Roberts - Owensboro, KY

“Allen is now where we all wanna be! We will celebrate his life and keep his memory alive! We love you and miss you already but we are happy for you...Read More »
32 of 84 | Posted by: Gabbi & Maddawg - Owensboro, KY

“Jennifer, you all are in my thoughts and prayers. Allen was a great man and I am sure he will be watching over you and the kids! Stay strong! Love...Read More »
33 of 84 | Posted by: Courtney Kessler - Owensboro, KY

“Our precious Angel... 18 years was just not long enough...you will forever be missed. I'm so thankful to have u in my life. I love you uncle Allen ”
34 of 84 | Posted by: britney & jonathan owrns - KY

“Jennifer im so sorry, i know he will be missed by so many people we are so sorry we couldnt be at the funeral but our hearts go out to you and the...Read More »
35 of 84 | Posted by: cindy leftwich - owensboro, KY

“So very sorry for your loss....Allen was such a great guy!!! He was the only person I could ever get to sing "2 out of 3 ain't bad" by Meatloaf and...Read More »
36 of 84 | Posted by: Mike & Regina Baldwin - Owensboro, KY

“We've lost a Great voice. ”
37 of 84 | Posted by: Jamie Fulkerson - Owensboro, KY

“Al you were a GREAT BROTHER-N-LAW to me I remember GREAT times when I would go to the bar and listen to you play. And the weekends that you had YOUR...Read More »
38 of 84 | Posted by: Mark & Barb Warner - MI

“Allen, I got to meet you several years ago when I worked at the Timeout and then the VFW. I got to help with the fundraiser and spend time with you,...Read More »
39 of 84 | Posted by: Lydia Kennedy - Owensboro, KY

“Jen Jen I love you more than any words can say and the same for Allen(my big sexy!) Allen was a man that I respected and the brother and best friend...Read More »
40 of 84 | Posted by: Stacey J Kendall - Owensboro, KY

“I love you uncle allen and miss you so much. i am glad i got to call you my uncle and i am so glad you were here. i am sorry to see you leave this...Read More »
41 of 84 | Posted by: louie and stacie barrera - marion, AR

“I can rember when Allen would do his British voice and I would just lauh so hard untill I could barley breath.i love and miss you brother.. ”
42 of 84 | Posted by: Murray Carter - Owensboro, KY

“Allen....May you find peace in heaven with God. Life up your voice so the angels can hear you sing. You will be greatly missed by many. Diane Condra...Read More »
43 of 84 | Posted by: Diane Wink - Pensacola, FL

“My thoughts and prayers to family andfriends ”
44 of 84 | Posted by: Jeanne Boyle - Owensboro, KY

“We are very sorry for your loss,a great nice very good person will be greatly missed.God bless you all. ”
45 of 84 | Posted by: Troy and Sara Osborne - owensboro, KY

“He is a Awesome Husband, Father, and Freind. He will be missed so very much! It will never be the same! Love you! RIP ALLEN! ”
46 of 84 | Posted by: Shella Finley - Owensboro, KY

“A man with a voice like no other!He was a real good friend!Will miss hearing him sing Keeper Of The Stars! Thanks for all the dedications,love you my...Read More »
47 of 84 | Posted by: Scott Morris - KY

“Allen, Your contagious laugh will never be forgotten. I will always remember you hollering "FROM THE NEWSROOM!!!" every time I walked in to...Read More »
48 of 84 | Posted by: Mel Ford Igleheart - Owensboro, KY

“jennifer you and the kids are in my thoughts and prayers may god keep you in the comfort of his arms ”
49 of 84 | Posted by: sandy j ball - owensboro, KY

“WE WILL ALL MISS U A GREAT MAN WE LOVE AND MISS U ”
50 of 84 | Posted by: Kenneth Barnett - Owensboro, KY

“Alan has always been a wonderful inspiration to us all. I was sneakin into clubs before I was 21 just to hear him sing. Thinkin I was being crafty,...Read More »
51 of 84 | Posted by: Dan Hall - KY

“My deepest sympathy for the entire family of Allen. He is in a much better place and pain free. You all have been wonderful neighbors and if I can...Read More »
52 of 84 | Posted by: Joyce Jefford - Owensboro, KY

“AL, YOU WILL BE MISSED; I WISH WE COULD HAVE VISITED MORE. BLESSINGS TO YOUR FAMILY AND PRAYERS FOR ALL IN YOUR TIME OF SORROW. WE LOVE YOU AL;...Read More »
53 of 84 | Posted by: DEB & JIM SPROUSE - FENNVILLE, MI

“We were so sorry to hear about the passing of Allen. He was loved and will be missed by many. May God be with you all during this time. ”
54 of 84 | Posted by: tim and missy kirkpatrick - KY

“RIP my dear friend and brother...As long as i breath you will always be remembered ”
55 of 84 | Posted by: Tony Alan Stinnett - KY

“Allen your journey has not ended, it has only just begun...you will be missed and thank you for all the encouraging words, I will never forget! Love...Read More »
56 of 84 | Posted by: Peggy Stinnett Morris - Owensboro, KY

“never new but i feelthe lose from his friends ive lisend to his music wish id met him i no he is dearly missed my he rest in pease ”
57 of 84 | Posted by: stanton l wilcox - owensbero, KY

“I only had the pleasure of meeting Allen just a few times. Heard he and Sundown a few times also. Allen was a fine musician/singer and person as well...Read More »
58 of 84 | Posted by: Terry Willoughby - CENTRAL CITY, KY

“Allen u truly was a great man, always smiling, laughing, and your voice what an amazing gift you have brightened many of hearts and minds from your...Read More »
59 of 84 | Posted by: Shannon Smith - KY

“Know that the Lord has welcomed your loved one into His home in Heaven. In Warmest Sympathy. The Hamm family will be in our prayers. Much...Read More »
60 of 84 | Posted by: JoAnn & Richard Loyd - Owensboro, KY

“im sorry for your loss, my thoughts & prayers are with you ”
61 of 84 | Posted by: leigh ann shepherd - owensboro, KY

“I am very fortunate to have crossed paths with Allen. May God bless and keep you and your family in His care now and forever. You are in my Prayers. ”
62 of 84 | Posted by: Martika Hooper - Sykesville, MD

“R.I.P My Brother You Will Not Be Forgotten And Truly Loved Till We Meet Again. With Love Tommy And Family. ”
63 of 84 | Posted by: Thomas D.Hall - Owensboro, KY

“Thoughts and Prayers Go Out To The Hamm Family. Allen was A Great Man. Loved Going to Hear Him Sing and Play Music.He Always Had a Smile on His Face...Read More »
64 of 84 | Posted by: Jimmy Devine - Owensboro, KY

“Sundown was one of our favorite bands. We went to see them everywhere. When we opened our club ( Lynn's Hideaway Lounge) in 1996, Sundown played the...Read More »
65 of 84 | Posted by: Jim and Lynn Roy - Owensboro, KY

“A Great man that i am proud to have known!!!!!!!!!!!! Til we meet again my brother!!!!!!!!! Tell JESUS that i Love Him!!!!!!!!! ”
66 of 84 | Posted by: steve stinnett - owensboro, KY

“allen, you were one of the most kind hearted guys that i have ever met, and always a blast to be around. heaven has truly gained a special angel!!...Read More »
67 of 84 | Posted by: eddie smith - KY

“I have dialysis (which I can't skip) but am going to try my hardest to be there. I love you and miss you, Allen. God Bless Jen & the kids. ”
68 of 84 | Posted by: Jeff Morgan - Owensboro, KY

“Allen was such a good man a voice of a angel an Jenn the love that you an Allen have for each other was so wonderful you could see the love when you...Read More »
69 of 84 | Posted by: kathy butler - beaver dam, KY

“My deepest condolences go out to Jenifer and the kids. Just know if ya need anything you have a lot of people here for the family. ”
70 of 84 | Posted by: Michael Epley - maceo, KY

“Jennifer you have our sympathy in your loss. You both were such great people and have touch so many people life. ”
71 of 84 | Posted by: Joe & Frances Autry - Owensboro, KY

“Jennifer and family, we are so sorry for you loss. You all will be in our thoughts during this difficult time. Susan and Mick McRoy ”
72 of 84 | Posted by: Susan McRoy - Owensboro, KY

“I have alot of very fond memories when we were just kids. Things like making model cars with you and your brother Ron, sitting up at night and...Read More »
73 of 84 | Posted by: Dave Warner - Kentwood, MI, MI

“Gone but never forgot.Sad to here of your loss Jennifer and family,prayers are with you what a great musician and person. Tim Martin / Penny...Read More »
74 of 84 | Posted by: Tim - Lexington, KY

“R.i.p. Allen hamm my deepest condolenses to the family he was an amazing person and singer he will be deeply missed ”
75 of 84 | Posted by: amy bidwell - KY

“Allen was always laughing and smiling...He had the voice of an angel and he will be missed by all of us... ”
76 of 84 | Posted by: Christy Menzies - KY

“You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Love you Allen! ”
77 of 84 | Posted by: Bubby White & Marla Payne - KY

“Bryce and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
78 of 84 | Posted by: Sondra Jones - Owensboro, KY

“a great man. he is gone but not forgotten ”
79 of 84 | Posted by: charlie hardesty - owensbor, KY

“Got to meet Allen & his wife when Sundown played in the Executive Inn Timeout Lounge and we had our WBKR studio there, 2 of the nicest people I have...Read More »
80 of 84 | Posted by: Steve Horn - WBKR - Owensboro, KY

“Please accept my heartgelt condolences and sympathy for this family; God needed another angel and needed music to calm the rest ”
81 of 84 | Posted by: Marilyn York - Tell City, IN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God hold you up in this time and the days to follow. Allen was an amazing man. He will...Read More »
82 of 84 | Posted by: Tonya Lynam & Josh Vanover - KY

“My thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
83 of 84 | Posted by: Charlotte Newton - Owensboro, KY

“What a terrific person. God's Blessing to family. Warren and Cindi Taylor Cromwell Radio Group ”
84 of 84 | Posted by: Cindi and Warren Taylor - IN


Allen R. Hamm, 51, of Owensboro, Kentucky died Saturday, February 25, 2012, at his home. He was born on August 3, 1960 in Gary, Indiana. He retired from the Street Department of the City of Owensboro. He was the lead singer for the Sundown Band and was a fan of the Dallas Cowboys. He was a member of the Crusaders Set Free Motorcycle Ministry. He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Hamm; his children, Dustin, Bryce and Lindsay Hamm, all at home; his parents, Charlie and Becky Hamm of Arkansas; brothers, Ronnie Hamm (Tammy) and Gary Hamm both of Arkansas; a sister, Debbie Criss (Greg) of Arkansas; several nieces and nephews; his mother- and father-in-law, Kathy and Donnie Wright of Owensboro; a sister-in-law, Michelle Wright (Brady) of Owensboro; brothers-in-law, Richie Wright and Robbie Wright both of Owensboro; a special aunt, Vickie Harrington of Owensboro; special friends, Tony Stinnett and Brian Kendall both of Owensboro and two special little girls, Mycah Faith and Gracelyn Marie. Services are at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 28, 2012, at the Chapel of James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory in Owensboro. Burial will follow in Sorgho Baptist Church Cemetery in Sorgho, KY. Visitation is from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Allen R. Hamm Memorial Fund, c/o James H. Davis Funeral Home, 3009 Frederica St., Owensboro, KY 42301.

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