Elton Few Allen, 84, of Ash Flat, Ark,. was born on Nov. 24, 1927, in Halifax County, N.C. He was the son of Gilbert Lamar and Ida Sue (White) Allen. He departed from this life on Nov. 9, 2012 in Ash Flat, Ark.
Allen was united in marriage on Oct. 16, 1954 in Greensville County, Virginia to Geneva Ann Allen. He was a farmer, and of the Baptist faith.
Allen leaves to mourn his passing, four sons, Glen Allen of Ash Flat, Ark., Roland Allen of Ash Flat, Ark., Jimmy Allen of Glencoe, Ark. and Tony Allen of Evening Shade, Ark.; three brothers, Troy, Gilbert and Graham Allen; two sisters, Geraldine Bass and Mildred Pittard; eleven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; many other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Geneva; two sons, Danny and John; granddaugher Elizabeth Doherty; parents, Gilbert and Ida Allen; one brother, Calvin; one sister, Audrey; and two sons-in-law.
Arrangements by Barker Funeral Home, Salem Arkansas.
Guests may sign the online registry at www.barkerfuneral.com.