William Allen Obituary

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William George Allen Sr.

February 21, 1930 - June 16, 2011
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ALLEN SR., WILLIAM G. passed away on June 16, 2011. He was born on February 21, 1930 and raised in Ensley. He worked as a brick mason for forty years at U.S. Steel and was a lifetime member of Hunter Street Baptist Church. Bill loved to play golf, laugh and dance. He served two terms as past president of the Jack of Hearts Dance Club and was also an active member in Concordian Dance Club in Birmingham. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Virginia "Dale" Allen. Predeceasing him in death were sons, Mark S. Allen, Johnny Neal Allen, and Johnny Preston. His surviving children are daughters, Eleanor Allen Dotson (DJ),...
ALLEN SR., WILLIAM G. passed away on June 16, 2011. He was born on February 21, 1930 and raised in Ensley. He worked as a brick mason for forty years at U.S. Steel and was a lifetime member of Hunter Street Baptist Church. Bill loved to play golf, laugh and dance. He served two terms as past president of the Jack of Hearts Dance Club and was also an active member in Concordian Dance Club in Birmingham. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Virginia "Dale" Allen. Predeceasing him in death were sons, Mark S. Allen, Johnny Neal Allen, and Johnny Preston. His surviving children are daughters, Eleanor Allen Dotson (DJ), Glenda Allen Harper (Bill), and son, William (Bill) G. Allen, Jr., daughter, Brenda Vines (Tommy), daughters-in-law, Sherry Allen and Jan Allen. Bill leaves behind a legacy of 13 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. He loved and cherished his family and friends. The funeral service will be held on Monday, June 20th at 11 am at Elmwood Chapel with visitation on Sunday, June 19th from 5-7 pm. Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery

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