TRUMANN - Mr. James D. "Jimmy" Allen, 76, of Trumann died Dec. 27, 2013 at his home. He was born in Greenfield, Ark., and had lived most of lifetime in Trumann. Mr. Allen was a retired parts manager for Sears, veteran of the National Guard and was a member of First Baptist Church in Trumann. He was preceded in death by three sisters; two brothers; and his parents Thomas Eugene and Clara Bryant Allen.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Loretta Fritz Allen of the home; two daughters, Jamie Michelle Allen of Trumann and Lori Leigh Allen of Trumann; one sister, Clara Faye Astin of Ozark, MO; and seven grandchildren.
Funeral services were Dec. 30 in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home of Trumann with Rev. John Blackford officiating. Burial followed in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro.
Pallbearers were Kenny Fritz, James Ruffin, Brad Moon, Ryan Baker, Kenny Allen, Jerry Hollihan, George Wood and Chuck Palmer.
An online guest book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.