Allen Pierre

Lt. Col. Allen Pierre, Ret.
Memorial services for Lt. Col. Allen Pierre, Ret., will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ, 5215 Blodgett Street, Houston, Texas 77004, with the Rev. A. Keith Edwards officiating.
Lt. Col. Allen Pierre, Ret., died on February 13, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He graduated from Lincoln H.S. in Port Arthur, Texas, in 1953 and received a B.S. Degree in Chemistry from Prairie A&M University in 1957. He was an Army Commissioned officer who served in South Korea, the Vietnam War and in Japan. He was in the Chemical Corps while on active duty. Allen is preceded in death by his parents, Russell and Eva Pierre. He is survived by his daughter Penny (Don) Belgrave; son, Michael Pierre; grandchildren, Steven and Leia; sister, Loretta (Henry) Wyndon; brothers, Dr. Dallas (Carol Ann) Pierre; and Lt. Col. Russell Jr., Ret. (Eddie Lee) Pierre.

Published in The Lufkin Daily News on Aug. 15, 2013