William Leon AllenPublished 2:28pm Wednesday, September 11, 2013
William Leon Allen, a resident of Wetumpka, passed away Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at the age of 75.
A memorial service, with military honors to follow, will be held at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 12 at Gassett Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Titus Judah officiating.
Mr. Allen is preceded in death by his daughter, Lori Allen, mother, Emma Bowden Allen Jones, father, Alfred Allen, brother, Wilson C. Jones, and sister, Elsie B. Reeves. He is survived by his son, J. R. (Tomiko) Allen, daughters, Didi (Scot) Young, Randee (Bill) Otey, sister, Mary A. Jones, grandchildren, Cori Young and Jacob Young.
Honorary pallbearers will be Yvonne Porch, Linda Jones Reeves, Donald Richard Jones, and Kenny Wilson.
Interment will follow at a later date at Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery where he will be laid to rest with his family.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to The American Cancer Society, 3054 McGehee Road, Montgomery, AL 36111.
Online guest book available at www.gassettfuneralhome.net