2018-05-16 / Obituaries

John Edward Allen

Mr. John Edward Allen, age 69, of 711 Leasburg Road, Lot #48, departed this life on Saturday, May 12, 2018 in White Oak Manor in Burlington. He was a native of Person County and a veteran of the US Marine Corps.

He is survived by one son, John Thomas Street of Pleasantville, New Jersey; four siblings, Joyce Bynum, Timothy Allen (Brenda), Vincent Allen (Jean) and Sharon Allen, all of Durham; three grandchildren; and a host of other additional relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Home with the Pastor Diane Green providing the eulogy. Burial with military rites will follow in the Winstead Family Cemetery, 520 Robert Norris Road, Roxboro, NC 27574. Visitation will also be Thursday at the funeral home from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of his sister, 1336 Dick Holeman Road, Timberlake, NC 27583.

The body will lie in state in the Chapel for one hour prior to the service.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mr. John Edward Allen.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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