Obituary: David Wayne Allen

Thursday, November 4, 2010

David Wayne Allen, 61, of Belfast, died Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010, in St. Thomas Hospital.

Mr. Allen was a native of Davidson County, and son of the late Willard and Essie Pickard Allen. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era. He was employed with the Marshall County Animal Control and was a member of East Commerce Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Jones Allen of Belfast; three daughters, Shannon Allen, Shelby Allen, and Shelly Broadway, all of Lewisburg; one son, McKinley David Allen of Belfast; sister, Sandra McPherson of Belfast; and two granddaughters, Sheldon Broadway and Emma Grace Allen.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Nov. 2, from East Commerce Baptist Church with burial to follow in Head Springs Cemetery with military honors.

The pallbearers were Terry Lowe, Nathan Johnson, Keith Hollingsworth, Danny Rogers, Jeff McPherson, Pete Norman and Grady Osborne.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.