Celebrating the life of Milton Eugene Allen
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In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, David Carlton Allen.
Eugene graduated from Greensville County High School in 1955 and served in the Virginia National Guard from 1958 until 1964. He was employed at the American Box Company as Plant Manager before retiring from Toll Brothers in 2002 as a supervisor. Eugene was a longtime member of Main Street Baptist Church where he served in many leadership positions and sang in the choir.
In addition to his wife, Eugene is survived by a son; Milton Eugene “Mickey” Allen Jr. and his wife Pamela Newsome Allen, grandchildren; Kevin Blake Allen and wife Loren Taylor Allen of Jarratt, , Nicholas Eugene Allen and special friend Courtney Lewis of Brodnax, , Katelyn Malone of Richmond, Stephen Malone and wife Heather of Okinawa, Japan , and Crystal Carpenter of Emporia; great grandchildren , Bryson Blake Allen and Macy Rain Allen of Jarratt Va.; sisters-in-law, Peggy Blankenship of Emporia and Helen Rose and Shirley Lamm, both of Richmond; a special nephew Ted Rose and wife Melinda of Harrisonburg and two special nieces Ginger L. Hawthorne of Richmond and Candy L. Harrison and husband Billy of Chesapeake.
Memorial Services will be held Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. in the Echols Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Rick Hurst officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home at 1:00 P.M. until service time.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Main Street Baptist Church Youth Group Fund, 310 N. Main St. Emporia, Va. 23847.
Online condolences may be left at echolsfuneralhome.com.
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