Richard 'Petey' Allen

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

We regret to inform you that Richard "Petey" Allen, age 49, passed on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, after an extended illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, John "Dusty" Allen and Carolyn Allen; grandparents Nathaniel and Ruth Allen, maternal grandparents, Howard Smith and Lois O'Neal. He was a member of Mt. Carmel M.B. Church.

Petey Allen, leaves behind and was treasured by his two children, Richard "P.J." Allen and Ladacia Allen, his former wife Vestine Allen; three sisters, Carlisa McLean, Regina Gardner and Amy Foxx; and one brother, John Allen, seven Aunts, three Uncles, eight Nieces, two great-nieces three nephews, two great-nephews, three brothers-in-law and a host of cousins and friends.

Visitation with the family will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, at Greater First Baptist Church from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. The funeral ceremony will be conducted at Greater First Baptist Church at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016.