Mr. Paul "Junior Boy" Allen, Sr., age 82, of Statesboro, passed away on Friday afternoon, March 19, 2021 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center after an extended illness. He was a Bulloch county native and a member of the Miller Grove Missionary Baptist Church.
He retired from the former Barnes-Hodges Home as a grave maintenance worker. He deeply loved fishing and frying his fish and biscuits.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Idella Williams Allen and his father, Henry Frank Allen.
He is survived by his loving and devoted daughters; Jacquelyn (Tronny) Allen-Goodman of Brooklet, Ga., Barbara (James) Blount of Savannah, Ga., Betty Allen-Cooper of Atlanta, Ga., Jeannine (Joseph) Kent of Springfield, Ga., Angelia (Willie) Allen-Moore of Nevils, Ga., and Felicia (Anthony) Allen-Cox of Statesboro, Ga.; his sons, Larry Henry (Debra) Allen of Savannah, Ga., Randy Crawford of Atlanta, Ga.; his loving and devoted son and daughter-in-law, Ronnie (Symenthia) Allen of Savannah, Ga. and his loving and devoted son Paul Allen Jr. of Rocky Ford, Ga.; his brothers, Billy Allen, Sammy Lee Allen and Bobby Frank Allen Sr. all of Statesboro, Ga; his sister Mae Golia Lanier of Miami, Fla.; his special friends, Edward Mathis, Kenny Denson and Stanley Keel; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A walk-through viewing will be held on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 from 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM, in the Statesboro Chapel of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Homes, Inc.
A celebration of life service will be held graveside on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 11:00 AM, at Miller Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 7829 Ga hwy 24, Statesboro, Ga. 30461. Reverend Craig R. Tremble will be the eulogist.
Due to COVID-19, we will adhere to social distancing and we are requiring that a mask be worn if you plan to attend the walk-through viewing or the graveside celebration of life service.
The graveside, celebration of life service will be live-streamed via Facebook address www.facebook.com/Craig-R-Tremble-Funeral-Homes-Inc.
Friends may sign the online register book at www.craigrtremblefuneralhome.com.
If you choose to send flowers to the family through our floral store, an independent florist will make delivery according to your instructions.
Final arrangements have been entrusted to Craig R. Tremble Funeral Homes, Inc., Statesboro Chapel, 238 West Main Street, Statesboro GA, 30458.
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