Jerry Don Allen
Jerry "Doc the Boatman" Allen, 74 of Van Buren passed away Thursday, August 5, 2021 in his home. He was the owner/operator of Van Buren Marina and a U.S. Army Veteran serving in the Vietnam War. He was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his parents Finis and Elva Irene (Combs) Allen and one brother Emery "Big M" Allen.
He is survived by his wife Vona Allen of the home; one sister Linda Jones of Van Buren.
Funeral services will be 10AM, Thursday August 26, 2021 with military honors graveside at Fort Smith National Cemetery under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.
Online tributes: www.ockerfuneralhome.com
Published by Times Record from Aug. 19 to Aug. 22, 2021.