Jack Allen

November 27, 1935September 2, 2012

Altho A. Jack Allen Jr. passed away on Sunday September 2, 2012 at the age of 76. Jack was predeceased by his parents, Lt. Col A. A. and Sara B. Allen, and son Christopher Allen. Mr. Allen was born in Mobile Alabama on November 27, 1937. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1960 to 1968. Jack was a Life Member of the Freedom Through Vigilance Association and the VFW and a member of American Legion Post 612, where he was Adjutant. Jack is survived by his wife Patricia; daughter, Marla (Mark) Cohen, and son Mark of Israel; daughter Sandi (Rob) Lyon of San Antonio; and daughter Sara (Orlando) Hitzig of Washington, D.C. In addition he is survived by 23 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.


  • Visitation Thursday, September 6, 2012
  • Memorial Service Thursday, September 6, 2012

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Cathy Lockhart

September 9, 2012

Sandi, his legacy lives on in a beautiful and loving family. You were a wonderful daughter. It is never easy to lose a parent and my heart goes out to you and your family.

Sandi Allen

September 9, 2012

Thinking of you Dad. Miss you, but glad you are finally at peace.

September 6, 2012

We are so sorry for your loss - our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God will help you through this

Charlie and Mary Ann Howell

Bonnie Cohen

September 6, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time! Jack "Pappa" will be missed and remembered fondly in the hearts of so many people! What I remember most is how much he cared about and loved his family!

PJ & Cheryl Easson

September 6, 2012

Not, How Did He Die, But How Did He Live?

by Unknown Author

Not how did he die, but how did he live?
Not what did he gain, but what did he give?
These are the units to measure the worth
Of a man as a man, regardless of birth.
Not, what was his church, nor what was his creed?
But had he befriended those really in need?
Was he ever ready, with word of good cheer,
To bring back a smile, to banish a tear?
Not what did the sketch in the newspaper say,
But how many were sorry when he passed away.

Rest in Peace are and will be missed.

Isaac Gutierrez & Family

September 6, 2012

Please accept our heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Jamie & Jay Adams

September 6, 2012

To Pat, Sara, Sandy, Chava and family...We are so sorry to hear the loss of your husband/father. Please accept our condolences from afar. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this very sad time.

Jarred & Aimee Montgomery

September 5, 2012

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

Patrick Carroll

September 5, 2012

Sara -

so sorry for your loss -- thoughts and prayers for you and your family

Erin Booth-O'Rear

September 5, 2012

"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal" (I remember seeing this when in Ireland and it has stayed with me). Please know that My Family is thinking of yours and sending you positive thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
-Erin (Booth) O'Rear and Family (you know, the Video Store Red Head).