Elmer Lee Allen

Published 6:00 am Monday, December 29, 2003

Services for Elmer Lee Allen of Brookhaven are 2 p.m., Tuesday,Dec. 30, at Brookhaven Funeral Home Chapel with burial in RosehillCemetery.

Visitation is Monday from 4-9 p.m., at the funeral home.

Mr. Allen, 89, died Dec. 28, 2003, in Lawrence County. He wasborn in Lincoln County on May 24, 1914, to Augustus Allen andArtemis Furlow Allen.

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He was a retired farmer and construction worker. He was a memberof Harmony Baptist Church.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his wife, Helen LanellAllen Allen; a son, Tommy Allen; a daughter, Linda McGuffee; twosisters; three brothers; and four great-grandchildren, DonnyColeman, Amy McGuffee, and Hailey and Hannah McWhorter.

Survivors are his daughter, Pat Carr of Alexandria, La.; hissons, Johnny Allen of Monticello, and Kenneth Joe Allen of Duluth,Minn.; 17 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren.