John Victor Allen, age 84, of Pine Ridge, died Friday, October 21, 2016 at his home. He was born on Sunday, September 4, 1932 to Victor Brown and Catherine Cottrell Allen in Craig, Colorado.
John served his country proudly in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. John was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Jeanne Allen; and his grandson, Nathan Bates.
John is survived by his two sons Doug Allen of Pine Ridge and John Allen of Mena; one daughter, Marilyn Shields of Pine Ridge; his brother, Len Allen of Parachute, Colorado; four grandchildren, Josh Carmack of Fayetteville, Alanah Allen of Hot Springs, Tiffany Crawford of Mena and Zach Bates of Texarkana, Arkansas; several nieces and nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends.
A graveside memorial services will be Friday, October 28, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. at the Pine Ridge Cemetery with Brother Scott O’Rear officiating. Cremation services are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.
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