John Allen Sr. was born in 1937 in Kansas City, Missouri to William and
Eva Pauline Allen. The family moved to Muskogee, Oklahoma where they lived
until he met the love of his life Frances Kelley at a chance meeting at
a church function at First Baptist Muskogee Church. John was active in
the Air Force Reserve and the Army Reserve. They had their first child
Traci in 1960 and two years later their son John. The family moved back
to Tulsa where they both raised their children. John worked as a warehouse
foreman for many years and retired from the Original Chili Bowl Chili.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Frances Ann Allen, father:
William Nathan Allen, and mother: Eva Pauline Allen.
He is survived by his daughter Traci Walker (Steve Walker), son: John Allen
Jr. (Sheila Allen), grandsons: Brandon Allen (Monica Allen), Michael Allen
(Missy Allen), William Walker, and John Walker, great grandkids: Caden
Allen, Sophie Allen, Kaleb Allen, and Cooper Allen. Along with Sister
Jane Lewis and many nieces and nephews.
Time: Aug 5, 2017 2:00 PM
Location: Eastwood Baptist Church
Address: 949 S 91st E Ave
Tulsa, OK 74112