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C L "BUCK" Allen

July 13, 1941 October 4, 2019
C L  "BUCK" Allen
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“A Time for all thing”
C.L. (Buck) Allen was born on July 13th, 1941 in Stewart, Mississippi to the late Mr. and Mrs. Monroe and Callie Allen. He attended Webster County Training High School in Mississippi. In 1962 he moved to Lakeland Fl and joined the Army Reserve. In 1962 he met and married his late wife Shirley Ruth (Adams) Allen, then started his truck driving career with CCC, Auburndale, Fl, In 1969. He ended his career there after 47years in 2017. He then spent the rest of his time cooking (we all knew C.L could cook), joking, and jiving with family and friends. Oh, and let’s not forget C.L was a diehard gator fan. GO GATORS!!

He is preceded in death by his parents, Monroe and Callie Allen; three sisters, Rebecca Allen-Guess, Wysanger Allen-Guess, Annie Sue Allen-Guess; six brothers, Leroy Allen, Elseree Allen, LC Allen, James Allen, Jerome Allen, Tommie Lee Allen, all of Mississippi; one son, George Adams, Lakeland Fl.

“A Time to Rejoice”
He leaves behind his most cherished memories to his four daughters, Kaprice Allen, Latronia Allen, Skyler Giles, Gwendolyn Adams; one son, Gregory(Janice) Adams; five sisters, Mary Loggins, Martha(James) Scott, Dorothie Cash, Bessie(James) Poe, Marilyn Allen; one brother, Jimmy(Eddie) Allen; fourteen grandchildren, Alesia Myers, Maurice Pouncey, Jacurtis Washington, Jasmine Foster, Vonrica Williams, Marquise Allen, Keashawn Allen, Serenity Allen, Grenique Adams, Shoniqua Adams, Kenny Williams, Charles Adams Sr. , Carl Adams, Grenisha Adams, all of Lakeland,; eight great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren, all of Lakeland Fl; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.

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Oak Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

4620 Hwy. 98 South
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