Troy R. Allen Sr.

November 18, 1950May 5, 2012

Troy R. Allen, Sr. age 61, of East Peoria, passed away Saturday May 5, 2012 at 9:16 a.m. at his residence. He was born Nov. 18, 1950 in Amery, MS, to Sam R. and Willie Mae Allen. He married Juanita Seeley March 10, 1989 in Pekin. She survives along with three sons: Troy Allen, Jr. of East Peoria, Chad Allen of Alabama, Jerry (Amanda) Allen of Alabama, nine grandchildren, two sisters: Caroline (Larry) Hall of Nettleton, MS, Martha Cowley, of Amery, MS, four brothers: Delbert (Talley) McCullen of MS, Dewey Allen, Robbie Allen, and Duke Allen all of Alabama. He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, one brother, and three sisters. Troy worked as a Barge Hand in Mississippi. He was of the Baptist Faith. Funeral services will be Monday May 7, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services. Burial will be in Buckeye Cemetery in Morton. Memorials may be made to the Cancer Research Center of America. Please view Troy’s obituary online at


  • Visitation Monday, May 7, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, May 7, 2012

Troy R. Allen Sr.

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Kayla Hogue-Collins

May 13, 2012

I'm his late sisters (Virginia) grand daughter. He is going to be missed. I'm sorry for your loss Juanita


May 7, 2012

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

Dale &Glenda Mccullar

May 7, 2012

sorry for your loss no he will be missed

Eddie Byers

May 6, 2012

Love you brother. The world has lost one of the greatest men I've ever known. See ya in the South part of heaven.

Crystal& Bill Cosby

May 6, 2012

Are hearts are with you Juanita,Ray will be missed by everyone!

May 6, 2012

miss you buddy,the fishing isn't going to be the same without you