James Allen, Jr.

June 12, 1961 - November 16, 2014
James Allen, Jr.

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James Allen, Jr., 53, of Hendersonville died Sunday, November 16, at Pardee Hospital. A lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was the son of James Allen, Sr. of Hendersonville and the late Betty Williams Allen and husband of the late Marilyn Hamilton Allen.

He was a truck driver for Fletcher Feed and Seed for many years and had attended Balfour Baptist Church. He loved being outdoors and working with anything automotive. He was also a skilled paint and body craftsman.

Mr. Allen is survived, in addition to his father, by his step-mother, Frankie Mathis Allen; sister, Leslie A. Guffey; two step-brothers, Wayne and Christopher Jones of Hendersonville; a step-sister, Donna Jones of Hendersonville; a nephew, Isaac Guffey of Hendersonville and many other extended family.

A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.

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  • November 18, 2014
    Rev. Debbie Early says:
    James came to our ministry on 7th Ave all the time we loved him very much! Please let me know if I can do anything! My number is 828-776-3007. We would like to do a life celebration next week if that is okay with you. Blessings

  • November 18, 2014
    Rose Ruff Colecio says:
    My thoughts and prayers are with you. James and my brother Johnny were close friends when we were young. Now they will be able to catch up with each other while they wait on the rest of us to join them someday.

  • November 19, 2014
    Irene says:
    I will be praying for all his family. I am sorry to hear about his passing away. James was a great person and friend when I knew him in early years and in school, and I am sure he still was til the end. Jimmy, my heart goes out to you and may GOD comfort your heart and give you peace within. Lots of love to you and my niece and nephews.

  • November 19, 2014
    Robert and Coletta Ward says:
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. I will always remember playing with James and all my other cousins at our dear Grandma Williams' house in Mountain Home. We love you all.

  • November 20, 2014
    Carol Pruitt Brown says:
    I will always remember how much James used to be and how he always kept us laughing. My heart goes out to the entire family and all of his friends, and you are all in my prayers.