Funeral services for Mr. Arel Henry Allen, 84,  of  Cookeville,
TN, will  be  held  at  2 P.M.  on  Wednesday, June  20, 2018, at
Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home  in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the West Cemetery on Fairview  Road  in
Putnam County, TN.

    The family will receive friends on Wednesday  from  10  A.M.
until time of services.

    He passed away on Sunday, June  17, 2018, at  NHC  Health
Care Center in Cookeville, TN.

    He was born July 9, 1933, in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Joe Lee Allen and Della Dickerson Allen. He was a steel  worker
and lumberyard worker, and a member of  the  Fairview Church
of Christ.

    In addition to his parents, he  was  preceded  in  death  by  2
Brothers: Gerald Allen and Bobby Allen.

    Survivors include 1 Son: Joseph Lee Allen of Cookeville, TN;
1 Daughter: Barbara Pranger of Detroit, MI;   2   Grandchildren:
Nichole and Donald;   and   6   Sisters: Wilma Croy of CA,  Rilda
Allen Stacy   of   Cookeville,  TN, Janice Sheridan of Detroit, MI,
Sandra Diemer   of  Chelsea, MI, Judy Rozar of Fayetteville, TN,
and Carolyn Nash of West Land, MI.

    Bro. Garry Anderson will officiate at the services.
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