Rueben Earl Allen

Published 5:44 pm Monday, October 19, 2020

Mr. Rueben Earl Allen, 79, passed away on Fri., Oct. 16, 2020, at his home in Perdido.

Mr. Allen was a native of Davisville, Fla. and had resided in Perdido for the past 40 years. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was a fisherman, loved guitar and was of the Holiness Faith.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Betty Allen; two sons, Joel “Joey” Allen and Woodrow Judge Allen; and daughter, Marsha Beverly Allen.

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He is survived by one son, Tommy (Wanda) Allen of Hahnville, La.; two daughters, Wanda Kersey of Perdido and Tammy Sherrill Allen (Paul Claywell) of West Virginia; two sisters, Linda Stewart of Stockton and Ann Brooks of Pine Grove; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Oct. 20, 2020 at 2 p.m. at the Dean’s Holiness Church with Sis. Helen Stewart officiating.

Burial will follow at the Dean Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Oct. 20, 2020 from 1 p.m. until service time at the Dean’s Holiness Church.

Pallbearers will be Joshua Allen, Jason Wilson, Barry Stewart, Barry Stewart Jr., Nick Chadwick and Mike Keleys.

Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes LLC of Atmore is in charge of all arrangements.