C.L. Allen, Sr., 77, of Eudora, died on October 29, 2017, at Glenwood Regional Medical Center in West Monroe, Louisiana.
He was born on July 11, 1940, in Oak Grove, Louisiana, to the late Jim Allen and Mary Rebecca Herring Allen.
Mr. Allen had a love for many things including cattle farming, agriculture farming, and music. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Eudora.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Allen was preceded in death by a son, Roger Lee Allen, a daughter, Karen Allen Trigleth, and a granddaughter, Kadie Beth Allen.
He is survived by wife, Wanda J Allen of Eudora; a son, C.L. Allen, Jr. and wife, Rhonda, of Eudora; four sisters, Maxine (Joe Robert) Shelton, Margie (Johnny) Reginelli, both of Eudora, Geneva (Dale) Curry of Warren, and Wanda (Thomas) Diamond of Oak Grove, Louisiana; five grandchildren, Michelle Jones, Mason Allen, Justin Allen, Lauren Allen, and Ty Allen; three great-grandchildren, Braxton Allen, Katlyn Jones, Alex Jones; a host of nieces, nephews and other friends and family who loved and will miss him dearly.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 31, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Omega Baptist Church in Eudora. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 1 at 10 a.m. Wednesday, November 1, 2017, at the church. Burial will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery under the direction of Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village and Eudora.
Memorials may also be made to:
Arkansas Children’s Hospital
1 Children’s Way, Slot 661
Little Rock, AR 72202-3591