Jack AllenMarch 17, 1936 ~ January 9, 2018 (age 81)
Jack Allen, 81, of Stanley, passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Stanley Total Living Center.
Jack was born March 17, 1936 in Yancey County, NC to the late Hardy Allen and Addie Adkins Allen. He was also preceded in death by sisters, Rheba Ray and Ruby Gregg.
Jack grew up in Asheville, NC. He graduated from Western Carolina University. Jack was regional manager for W.T. Grant and Roses department stores. He loved NASCAR, ACC basketball and being outside.
Survivors include wife, Peggy Riley Allen; sister, Clara Mills; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held 2:00 pm, Friday, January 12, 2018 at Carolina Memorial Park Chapel Mausoleum, 601 Mt. Olivet Rd, Kannapolis, officiated by Rev. Steve Jessen. The Allen family will receive friends, one hour prior to the service, in the chapel mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donations may be made to Carolinas HealthCare Foundation, Inc., Liver Transplant Fund, PO Box 32861, Charlotte NC 28232; 800-932-GIVE.
The Allen family would like to extend special thanks to Stanley Total Living Center and their staff for the love and care given to Jack.
Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord is serving the Allen family.
Online condolences may be made at www.hartsellfh.com