Funeral services for  Mr. Ray C. Allen,  59,  of  Gainesboro,
Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  11  A.M.  on  Wednesday,  July 4,
2007,   at  Anderson  -  Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home   in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in the
McCoinsville community of Jackson County.

The family will receive friends on  Tuesday  from  5 – 9 P.M.,
and on Wednesday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

Mr. Allen  passed  away  on   Monday,   July  2,  2007,  at his
sister’s residence in Putnam County, TN.
 
He was born June 23, 1948, in Jackson County, TN, to  
Mae
Pedigo Allen
and the late Clarence C. Allen.  He was married
to the late
Barbara Jo Nealon Allen.  He  was  a logger, and a
member of the New Salem Church of Christ.

Survivors   include   
1   Daughter:    Wendy  Bradshaw  and
husband, Jeff of Cookeville, TN;  
his mother: Mae Pedigo Allen
of Gainesboro, TN;  
1  Brother:  Aldon Allen and wife, Diane of
Eastpointe, MI;  
1  Sister:   Betty Stewart of  Cookeville,  TN;   2
Nieces:   
Lisa Collins  and  Tammy Smith;   and   2  Nephews:
Aldon Allen II and Brandon Mitchell Allen.   Other  relatives  and
friends also survive.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson and  Bro. Terry Newberry  will  officiate at
the services.
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