In Memoriam : Paster Charles Allen, Sr.

Paster Charles Allen, Sr. Paster Charles L. Allen, Sr. - age: 79
(August 18, 1932 to August 29, 2011 )
Resident of Houston, Texas

Visitation Information:
Wake Services are scheduled for Mon. Aug. 29, 2011, from 6-8pm. and Funeral Services will be held Tues. at 11am.. Both Services will be held at Greater Mt. Nebo B.C. 5005 Liberty Rd. Interment Paradise North.

Obituary:
Allen
Pastor Charles L. Allen Sr. was born August 18, 1932 to Norman and Ardelia Allen. He was reared in Needville, Texas along with his five siblings. He is preceded in death by both his parents ,two sisters Norma Allen Wright, Mildred Y. Allen, three brothers Lawrence A. Allen, Dr. Melvin Allen, James W. Allen and wife Doris Geraldine Allen.
Pastor Allen attended public school in Needville, Texas graduating from Powell Point High School. Upon graduation he served 3 years in the US Army. After an honorable discharge from the Army, Pastor Allen relocated to Houston, Texas finding employment at the Methodist Hospital and eventually retiring from Uncle Ben's Rice.
Pastor Allen was and inspiration and Christian example for many. For over 55 years at the Greater Mt. Nebo Church he tirelessly worked in various ministries ranging from usher, deacon, Sunday School Superintendent, Chairman of the Deacons and Pastor. For 32 years Pastor Allen faithfully led the Greater Mt. Nebo Church until his retirement in 2010.
Pastor Allen is survived by his wife Linda K. Allen; son Rev. Charles Allen Jr. and wife Sybil Allen; daughter Dietra Allen; three grandchildren Monica Allen, Charles L. Allen III, and Dajah Moore; a host of nieces nephews, cousins and the entire Greater Mt. Nebo Church Family.
Wake Services are scheduled for Mon. Aug. 29, 2011, from 6-8pm. and Funeral Services will be held Tues. at 11am.. Both Services will be held at Greater Mt. Nebo B.C. 5005 Liberty Rd. Interment Paradise North.