Douglas Allen Obituary

Douglas  Franklin  Allen
Douglas Franklin Allen

February 20, 1937 - December 21, 2011
Born in East St. Louis, Illinois
Resided in Granite City, IL
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Douglas Franklin Allen, 74 of Granite City passed from this life on Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at his home. Douglas was born on February 20, 1937 in East St. Louis, IL. He was a long time bag man in the bag house for the Terra Corporation in Granite City. He is survived by and will be missed by his daughter, Renee Wallace of Perryville, MO; sons, Ricky Allen of Arkansas, Randy Allen of Perryville, MO; life companion, Lucille (Wallace) DeCosta of Granite City; grandchildren, Ronny Wallace, Robert Wallace, Selena Dunbar, Christina Allen, Tiffany Barker; great-grandchildren, Jay Barker, Cheyenne Barry, Taylor Allen; brothers, Daniel Allen, Victor Allen; sisters, Dorothy and Betty. He was preceded in death by his wife, Vivian F. Allen and his parents, Dewey & Pearl (Hunt) Allen. Friends may call on Tuesday, December 27, 2011 fro 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City. A celebration of his life will be held on Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Eddie Linhart officiating. Burial will be at St. John Cemetery on Nameoki Road in Granite City.

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Irwin Chapel
3960 Maryville Road
Granite City, IL US 62040
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Irwin Chapel
3960 Maryville Road
Granite City, IL US 62040
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
11:00 AM
St. John Cemetery - Nameoki Road
2901 Nameoki Road
Granite City, IL US 62040
Tuesday, December 27, 2011

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