James Dwight Allred

October 25, 1944January 3, 2013
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Funeral for James Dwight "Pap" Allred, 68, of Decatur will be Sunday, January 6, 2013, at 3 p.m. at Roselawn Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Hugh Bohlin officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Allred, who died Thursday, January 3, 2013, at his home, was born October 25, 1944, in Morgan County to Clarence and Dorothy Allred. He was a U.S. Army Vietnam veteran and a Delphi retiree. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Dennis Allred and Clarence Allred Jr.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Viola M. Allred; one daughter, Angela Renee' Allred of Priceville; one brother, Neal Allred of Reno, Nevada; nephews, Dennis "Slugger" Allred, Chad Allred and Douglas Allred, all of Decatur, and nieces, Denise Allred Murphy of Trinity and Kenithe Arnold of Decatur.

Pallbearers will be Mike Murphree, Chad Allred, Tyler Woodall, Theron Livingston, Ernie Freeman and Jack Livingston.

Honorary pallbearers will be Kenneth Morgan, Windell Shelton, Billy Reeves, David Woodall, Tommy Di Giulian, Dennis "Slugger" Allred and Ken Wright.


  • Visitation Sunday, January 6, 2013
  • Funeral Service Sunday, January 6, 2013

James Dwight Allred

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January 11, 2013

So sorry of your loss. Love and prayers to you. Tom & Leslie Zaborski

January 8, 2013

We are so very sorry for your loss. James will be greatly missed . You and the Family are in our thoughts and Prayers. Mike and Debbie Taylor and Family.

Jeremy Dunlap

January 7, 2013

He will be missed by several, he knew his boats and helped alot of us keep them running and would tell it like it is. I am sorry for the family's loss and the community's loss aswell

January 6, 2013

James and I worked to gether for several years, at Delphi. Our thoughts and prayers will be for his family during your time of loss. May God bless you.

Sam & Kim Blankenship

Marvin Hughes

January 6, 2013

To his friends and family you have my deepest sympathy for your loss,

Marvin Hughes
Madison Al.

Danny & Liz Bain

January 5, 2013

So sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.

Don Finley

January 5, 2013

James was a very good friend of mine. He & I worked at Delphi together. We also fished and had some good times together. James will be missed by a lot of people. He knew a lot of people in the North Alabama area.

John&Barbara Smith

January 5, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Viola and Angela, during this difficult time. May God bless you both.

Brenda Parker

January 5, 2013

Viola and Angela,
I'm so sorry for your sudden loss of James. I pray for the Lord to give you comfort, strength, peace and guidance during this time. Please know that I'm thinking about you and if I can help in any way please feel free to call me.