March 30, 1933 - April 3, 2020
Service Date: April 5, 2020
James Ray Allen
March 30, 1933 – April 2, 2020
James Ray Allen, 87 of Wilson passed away Thursday. A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday in Bailey Town Cemetery, Bailey. The Rev. Donnie Price will officiate.
James is survived by his wife, Margaret Allen of the home; sisters, Marjorie Fields and husband, Harry of Kinston, Jenny Privette and husband, Tommy of Liberty, Shirley Baker and husband, Lewis of Pinetops, Cathy Holland of Wilson and Ruby Wooten and husband, Lee of Rocky Mount; brothers, Roney F. Allen of Wilson; Billy Allen and wife, Faye of Richmond, Virginia, Johnny Allen and wife, Almeta of Lillington and E.R. Allen and wife, Thelma of Burlington and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Roney and Lissie Allen and his sister, Hilda Barfield Gardner.
Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.