William “Al” Allen

William “Al” Allen, 57, of Clarksville, Tenn. passed away on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at his residence.

The family received friends on Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Hooker Funeral Home, 723 Franklin Street, Clarksville, Tenn. Funeral services will be held today at 11 a.m. at St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 1833 Tiny Town Road, Clarksville, Tenn.

There will be a memorial visitation from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16 at Winona Baptist Church. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery.

Al was born on February 23, 1962 in Winona to the union of Leroy Allen, Sr. and Juanita Elam Allen. He entered the military in 1981 and served 22 years. Al retired in 2003 as a Master Sergeant.

He is survived by his wife Desiree Allen; his two sons, Ricardo M. Allen and William Q. Allen, grandson, Jaki DeMontre Stewart; five sisters, Sarah Minnieweather, Brenda Allen, Iva Allen, Vicki Allen and Veronica Allen and four brothers, Leroy Allen Jr., Melvin Allen, John Allen and Rodney Allen.

Sanders and Sanders Funeral Home is in charge of Winona arrangements.


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