ALLEN, Herbert Vernon "Herbie," 52, of Chesterfield, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 24, 2010. He is survived by his beloved wife of 26 years, Gail Allen; son, Thomas Allen; brothers, Roger "Dickie" Allen and his wife, Jeannie, David Allen, and Danny Allen and his wife, Bonnie; mother-in-law, Doris Bury; sister-in-law, Kimberly Barlow; nephew, Troy Allen and his wife, Lisa. Herbie was owner of the Allen Racing Team with his brother, Dickie. He was employed at Murphy's Auto Center in Glen Allen. The family will receive friends 5 to 8 p.m. Friday (today) at Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Road (Rte. 10). A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Dale Memorial Park. The family suggests donations to Virginia Victory Games, P.O. Box 34425, Richmond, Va. 23234.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.