OBITUARY

Michael Wayne Allen

August 27, 1958May 13, 2020
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Michael Wayne Allen, born on August 27, 1958 in Shreveport, Louisiana to Wydell Gunther and Lola Bee Allen.

He attended school in Louisiana as well as attended Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. He loved skating, cars and driving trucks. He drove trucks for a living and had a passion for repairing cars.

Mike was a good, caring and loving man. He was a good father and an even better GRANDFATHER. He was the son every mother desired. Mike was hard working and was always there for the people he loved.

He has 7 siblings James, Greg, Shirley, Joyice, Harold (deceased) and Patsy (deceased).

Mike leaves to cherish his precious memories wife; Michelle Allen of 42 years and together they had 3 children. Chris (Teerah) Boyd Allen, Brittany (Desaray) Williams and Crystale (Marquel) Younger, grandchildren that he adored and they adored him Maya, Dazmean ,Petyon, Zoey, Joseph, Gabriella, Makayla, Jace, Montorio, Princeton, Khori, Keyonna, and D’Zyreia (deceased). A host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews. Mike is also survived by his uncle Grady, (Cleveland, Aunt Bob) his in-laws Arthur and Willetta Jones and in-law siblings numerous friends and extended family that cared for him.

"Big Mike" will be missed by everyone that knew and loved him

You will always be our "Big Mike!!!!"

Services

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, May 27, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, May 28, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, May 28, 2020

Memories

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Jimmy Carter

May 28, 2020

With heartfelt Sympathy and Prayers for the Allen family.
Mr Mike was a kind good hearted working man with strong Values and Genuine Love for his family and friends.

May God Bless you Michelle in the way that only he can do...

Gregory Campbell

May 26, 2020

Mike you was a great and honest friend ,you will be truly miss.R I P

Leo Parker

May 21, 2020

Lord We Say Thank You For the Time You Allowed Us To Spend with Big Mike!! He was Definitely Someone I Called Friend!! I had a Good 30 years in the same environment with Mike and it was a lot of good memories!! I say to the FAMILY!!! Look To The Hills for where Your Help Comes!! Keep On Keepin On and Hold On And Be Strong! I Pray for Comfort and Strength and Most of All I Pray for Peace as You get ready to let go of Your Loved One!! I already know Mike meant a lot to so many!! Know That God is Good and never Question what He Does!!

See You One Day Big Mike!! We're gonna miss You Brother!!
WE LOVE YOU BRO!!

LEO PARKER

Malcolm Gooch

May 20, 2020

Mike, I just want to say you will forever be missed! You were such a great friend and always there, I thank you for your ear when I needed it most and for giving me your honest opinion especially when I needed it most, and for that I’m truly grateful! I would like to offer my deepest condolences to your entire family! I pray God continue to bless you all and keep you! Trust in the good Lord for strength to carry you through! It maybe farewell for now, but you all will meet again! So again family stay strong and trust in God!! Be forever blessed... Malcolm Gooch

Cherry Gooch

May 20, 2020

First and foremost giving all the Glory to our most high! Next, Michelle and family as well as Ms.Lola, I pray that God will guide and lead you all in such a trying time, give you all peace and comfort! Please know you all shared such an amazing person! Mike was such an awesome friend, confidant as well as gentle soul that can never be replaced! He will always be in our hearts because if you encountered him he left an impression that you can never forget, whether it was words of wisdom or just his presence of his generosity!!Please know you can always count or call on me anytime of day or night, friendship is for eternity especially when you shared such an amazing person as Mike! Just know God never makes any mistakes and yes he called him to glory and he knew you all loved him so, as Mike will still be with you all just not in flesh but always in spirit! He will continue to walk with you all!! God speed and much love always!! Cherry

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