Robert E. Allgood Jr.

Published 7:35 pm Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Funeral services for Robert E. Allgood Jr., of Brookhaven, are Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Brookhaven Funeral Home with burial at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Brookhaven. Dr. Garland Boyd will officiate the services.

Visitation will be today, Jan. 16, 2019, from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home and will continue Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, from 10 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

Mr. Allgood, 84, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Brookhaven, with his loving family by his side. He was born Oct. 25, 1934, in Lincoln County, to Robert E. and Hazel Durr Allgood. He was of the Baptist faith. He worked for many years as a parts sales manager at the Chevrolet dealership in Brookhaven, and enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was a loving son, brother, husband, father, uncle, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend.

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Preceding him in death were his parents; sisters, Janie Allgood Watts and Audrey Nell Allgood Laird; and brothers, Thomas Harold Smith, and Clayton Allgood.

Survivors are his wife of 59 years, Agnes Smith Allgood; daughter, Debbie Allgood Britt and husband, Daniel, of Brookhaven; grandchildren, Jennifer Furlow and friend Bubba Bardwell, and Matt Furlow and wife, Kacie; stepgranddaughter, Morgan Britt Peagler and husband, Dane; great- grandchildren, Elyza Jo Furlow, Hazel Posey Furlow and Reed Matthew Furlow; brother, Mack Allgood, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana; and a host of family and friends.

Pallbearers are Rodney Glenn Smith, Hillary Britt, Marty Smith, Tony Laird, Rusty Williams, Coonie Jordan, Edward Rushing and Kyle Allgood.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of the ICU Department of King’s Daughters Medical Center.

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