Michael Ray Allen went to be with his Lord and Savior on September 20, 2011 at the age of 53 after a long battle with cancer. He was born on March 18, 1958 in Baytown.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Jackie Allen; son Jordan and wife Elizabeth of Ft. Stewart in Midway, Georgia; daughter Stephanie and husband Jeffrey Dickerson of Corsicana; his much loved grandchildren, Jake and Melissa Allen, Dylan, Aaron and Landon Dickerson; mother Marie and Bobby Brown of Bastrop; seven siblings, Barry and Sue Allen of Seguin, Trudy Allen of Houston, Jody and April Thomas of Lampasas, Theresa Brown of Bastrop, Bobby and Danielle Brown of Bastrop, Connie Brown of Bastrop, Christie and Tom Grisham of Kansas. Numerous nieces, nephews and a large extended family of brothers and sisters in law.
He is preceded in death by his father, Derrell Allen, brother David Allen, sister in law Kimberly Williams. He was loved by many and will be greatly missed.
Visitation will be 6-8pm Friday, September 23, 2011 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home. Services will be 2pm Saturday, September 24, 2011 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home chapel with Rev. E.C. Prickett officiating. Burial will follow at Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jordan Allen, Jeff Dickerson, Trace Prickett, Jodie Sorrells, Mike Bell.