Carl Lee Allen - Paragould

Wednesday, July 28, 2004

Carl Lee Allen, 57 of Paragould, formerly of Leachville, died Tuesday at his home.

Born at Leachville, he was the son of the late Walter and Lillie Beard Allen and had been a Paragould resident for the past four years. He was a retired truck driver and was of the Pentecostal faith.

Survivors include a son, Carl Allen, Jr., of Leachville; a daughter, Deborah Pitts of Monette; two sisters, Bernice Cude and Maxine Kisner, both of Leachville; and two grandchildren, Jeffery Allen and Jennifer Allen.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Melvin Allen and his sisters, Mary Langston, Martha Laverdure and Wanda Taylor.

The funeral was held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Leachville Cemetery with Rev. Danny Smith officiating. Howard Funeral Service of Leachville was in charge of arrangements.