R.G. Allen, Sr.

March 22, 1932 - February 09, 2020

R.G. Allen, Sr.

R.G. Allen, Sr., 87, of Nederland, died Sunday, February 9, 2020, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur. He was born March 22, 1932, in Beaumont, to Mary Lee Fields Allen and Freddie Lee Allen, Sr.

R.G. was a United States Army veteran having served during the Korean War. He was a kind man that was always willing lend a helping hand or a listening ear to anyone who needed it. He was known for having a green thumb and for making a great gumbo. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing, carpentry, and telling jokes.

Survivors include his wife, Elsie Allen, of Nederland; sons, Richard Allen, Jr., of Nederland; David Allen, Sr. and his wife, Lisa, of Woodville; and Ronnie Allen and his wife, Shelly, of Nederland; grandchildren, Teri Phillips; Jason Brocato; Lee Grant Allen; David W. Allen, Jr.; Freddie Wolfe IV; Shannon Wolfe; and Ailee Allen; twenty great-grandchildren; brother, Rogers Allen and his wife, Mackie, of Fannett; and sisters, Juanita Albritton, of Pasadena and Minnette LaGrone, of Colmesneil.

R.G. is preceded in death by his parents, Mary and Freddie Allen, Sr.; brother, Fred Allen, Jr.; and sister, Evelyn Allen.

A Rosary for Mr. Allen will be recited at 5:00 p.m., with his gathering to follow until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 12, 2020, at Broussard's, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, February 13, 2020, at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 211 Hardy Avenue, Nederland, with his interment to follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.

Memorial contributions may be made to Butler Redd American Legion Post 493, 922 Boston Avenue, Nederland, Texas 77627.

Video

Rosary
Broussard's Mortuary - Nederland
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
5:00 p.m.
Gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard's Mortuary - Nederland
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial
St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church
211 Hardy Nederland, TX 77627
Thursday, February 13, 2020
10:30 a.m.
Interment
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
4955 Pine St Beaumont, TX 77703

Comments (3)

  • Derold james

    13 February 2020 at 00:55 | #

    I have knownbrg and elsie for many years and enjoyed the time spent being around them. Have also known all the 3 sons for many years. Sending prayers to all family members. Though i cant be there im with all of you in spirit.

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  • Emily Wickler

    12 February 2020 at 02:57 | #

    Aunt Elsie, Ronnie, David, Richard
    Uncle RG is always going to be in my heart. In all of our hearts and minds. I love you all. May God continue to bless you with the millions of memories you have
    Love you all
    Emily and Marena

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  • Colleen Stone & Raymond Broussard

    12 February 2020 at 01:34 | #

    Raymond and I want to say how’ sorry we are for the loss of RG. He meant the world to Raymond and I had the pleasure of meeting a wonderful man. May he rest in peace. Elsie, we love you and your entire family.

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