Lemuel Allen, 67
A memorial service for Lemuel Allen, 67, of Gainesville, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, at Frontier Baptist Church in Pontiac. Mr. Allen died Oct. 2 at his residence.
He was born Sept. 17, 1950, in Gainesville, the son of Alford and Laverne Allen. He was a carpenter and all-around handyman. He had many friends and would help anyone in any way he could.
He is survived by his wife, Theresa; one son, Jason Allen of California; sisters Bethye Finkle and husband Tim of Eugene, Oregon, Polly Huddle and husband Charlie of Mountain Home, Arkansas, Mickey Carter and husband Gene of Seymour, Rebecca Norton and husband Danny of Spokane, Sheila Newsome and husband Phil of Springfield and Shonnie Pettit and husband Clay of Tampa, Florida.
He was preceded in death by his parents.