Thomas Roger Allen, 69, of Alexander passed away Jan. 2. He was born May 1, 1942, in New York to the late Roger and Joyce Sargent Allen. Thomas was a member of New Life Baptist Church. He worked for Herman Reeves Dirtworks for 22 years.
He is survived by his wife, Lida Allen of Alexander; two sons, Ray Allen of California and Ricky Allen of Arizona; two stepsons, Larry Modglin and Gary Modglin; two daughters, Cynthia Oshoa of Arizona and Sheryl Walters of Arizona; four stepdaughters, Shelia Hensley of Alexander, Cheryl Phillips of Benton, Lisa Word of Benton and Terri Seifert of Kansas; three half-brothers, Jerry Allen of Nebraska, Frank Allen of New York and Fred Allen of New York; a sister, Jolene Brewster of Nebraska; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A family memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan 4, at New Life Baptist Church on Samples Road.
Ashby Funeral Home was in charge of cremation arrangements.
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