KINSTON - James T. Allen, 68, of 1113 E. King St., died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008, at Craven Regional Medical Center in New Bern. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8 at Holly Branch F.W.B. Church, Dover with the Rev. Sidney Harper Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Mary Church Cemetery, Cove City. Survivors include his sister, Doris Allen Phillips of Grifton and brother, Alvin Ray Allen of Dover. Visitation will be held from 1-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7 at Tri-County Funeral Service Professionals, Inc., Ayden and other times at the home.