John Ashley Allen of Tampa passed away Thursday, October 4, 2018.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, October 13 at 11:00 a.m. at
St. John Progressive Missionary Baptist Church, 2504 Chipco Street, with
Reverend Dr. Bartholomew Banks, Pastor, officiating. Interment will
follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery.
John Ashley Allen was a native and lifelong resident of Tampa, Florida.
He was educated in the public schools of Hillsborough County and was
employed as a Supervisor for the City of Tampa Water Department retiring
after 30 years of service.
preceded in death by: his parents, Robert and Lillie Rose Allen;
brothers, James, Walter, Wayne and Rickey; sister, Carolyn; niece,
Jacqueline; and grandnephew, Troy Russell, Jr.
leaves to cherish his memory: his loving and devoted wife, Sharon;
children, Tracey Allen and Ashley Allen (Kattress); stepchildren,
Regena Geathers and Marcus Geathers; sister, Mary McClain (Robert) and
Evelyn Allen; brothers, Robert L. Allen, Clarence Allen (Francis),
Michael Allen (Charlotte), and Dana Allen (Trudy); grandchildren, Tiana
Green and Amani Allen; sisters-in-law, Elaine Mincey and Barbara Nelson
(Earl); brother-in-law, Earl Mincey (Karen); and a host of nieces,
nephews, cousins and friends.
The remains will repose after 5 p.m.
Friday, October 12 at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue.