Oliver Tillman Allred "Gone Golfing" Oliver Tillman Allred, age 95, made his final putt on the earthly 18th green Friday, September 16th, 2005. Oliver was born January 5th, 1910, at Whiterocks, Utah, to George Quayle Cannon Allred and Mary 'Mamie' Elmer. Married his sweetheart of 62 years August 3rd, 1933, at Vernal, Utah. Retired after 26 years working for the State of Utah as a Boiler Technician at the Utah State Capital Building. Oliver was an avid golfer. He was an ordinary man who quietly went through life doing extra ordinary things. He lived a life of service to others, with a helping hand to his family and friends. He will always be remembered for his strong devotion and loving friendship. Oliver was preceded in death by his wife, sisters: Myrtle Irene Henrie, Mamie Pauline Allred, and half sister Elmira Aurelia Roberts, brothers: Lindon Cloy, Austin Quentin, Raymond Cleatus, Delos, Roland Dee, Wendall, Warren and his half brother: Fenton Doyle and Rex 'N' Allred. Survived by the youngest brother Earven 'Q' Allred of Ogden, Utah, and numerous in-laws, nieces, nephews and cousins. Graveside services Saturday, September 24, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. at Larkin Sunset Lawn, 1950 East 10600 South, Sandy, Utah. Condolences may be sent to www.celcbratinglife-ut.com. What a joy it has been to share part of your 95 years. ~ Shorlet
Published in The Salt Lake Tribune on Sep. 21, 2005.