George D. ALLMAN III
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George D. ALLMAN III
  • August 21, 1941 - February 20, 2017
  • Terrell, Texas

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George Dudley Allman III passed away Monday, February 20, 2017 in Dallas, TX at the age of 75. He was born to George Dudley Allman II & Ola Fay (Milligan) Allman on August 21, 1941 in Dallas, TX.



George proudly served in the United States Army as a Captain for 11 years. While in Vietnam he served in the IV Corps as a Commander of a Forward Incursion Group of MACV-SOG. MACV-SOG was a highly classified group (were actually commanded by Special Assistant for Counterinsurgency & Special Activities (SACSA) & his staff at the Pentagon) with many incursions into Cambodia. He was decorated for action in IV corps but never recognized for over 50 incursions into Cambodia. He suffered for years, the effect of “Agent Orange”, of which our government vehemently denied for decades. Captain Allman finally succumbed to the many complications from Agent Orange.



George worked in Environmental Safety for over 30 years. He was a Dallas Sheriff’s chaplain. He was also a member of the Mustang Creek Community Church. In high school he was affectionately known as “Porky”. He loved to play golf, drag racing, & NASCAR. He also enjoyed boxing and was a black belt in martial arts. He enjoyed dancing and music, especially Opera.



He is preceded in death by his parents, George Dudley Allman II & Olay Fay Allman; son, James Allman; & brother, Robert Allman.



George is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Janett Allman; son, Tim Allman & wife, Cindi; daughter Amy Lyons & husband, Jimmy; daughter-in-law, Tina Allman; grandkids, James Allman II, Matthew Allman, Lauren Allman, Nathan Allman, Tyler Perron, Alexandria Lyons, Savannah Lyons, & 3 great-great grandkids to cherish his memory.



Visitation will be on Friday, February 24, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson-Clayton Bros. Funeral Home in Terrell, TX. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Victory Baptist Church in Seagoville, TX. There will be a private graveside service at DFW National Cemetery in Dallas, TX at 11:15 a.m. on Tuesday, February 28, 2017.



Donations in Mr. Allman’s name can be made to Fisher House & National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.