Walter Allen

  • "Gladys, We were sadden to hear of Walter's passing. May..."
    - Bishop Lyons
  • "Deepest sympathy. I will always remember his gentle spirit..."
    - Henry Graham
  • "With your eyes full of tears, As Uncle Walt depart; My..."
    - Kasandra Crowl-Allen
  • "Mrs. Allen, I am so sorry for your loss. I am sending..."
    - Saundra Lamar
  • "Sending many blessing to you all in this time in need. I..."
    - Teresa Ann Hall Symonette

HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - Brother Walter Carey Allen was born in 1938 in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Walter E. Allen and Georgia (Lemons) Allen. Mr. Allen entered into rest on Saturday, June 4, 2016, at his residence. Brother Walter graduated from Hughes High School in Cincinnati, Ohio. In 1958, Walter enlisted in the United States Army and was a member of the 101st Airborne at Fort Campbell in Kentucky. He served two tours of duty in the Vietnam War from 1959 - 1961. Brother Walter was also a pledged Mason in Cincinnati, Ohio. Brother Walter married the love of his life, Gladys Hall on August 1, 1987 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Brother Walter's friendly personality, quiet manner, gentle speech, and great sense of humor attracted people to him whenever he came in contact with them. Brother Walter leaves to cherish his memories: a loving wife, Gladys (Hall) Allen; three sons: Anthony (Michon) Broadnax, Walter Carey Allen, Jr., and Kenneth Mike; seven daughters: Feona Monroe, Yvette Hall, Joyce Allen, Denise Shipley, Marlo Shipley, Latoya Hankins and Carrie Allen; one sister, Carole (Allen) Pace; a several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and a host of other nieces, nephews, cousins, and sorrowing friends. A celebration of life will be 11:00am, Friday, June 10, 2016, Good Shepherd Baptist Church, 1714 Olive Road, Augusta, with Pastor Clarence Moore officiating. Interment will be Tuesday, June 14, 2016, Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio. The family will receive friends today (Thursday) from 6 to 8:00pm at Kinsey & Walton Funeral Home, 3618 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta. (706) 790-8858

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3618 Peach Orchard Road
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 790-8858
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