Carl Wayne Allen
Source: Crawfordsville Journal Review May 13, 2006
Carl Wayne Allen, 85 Crawfordsville, died 8:20 a.m. Thursday in his home. Mr. Allen worked as a truck driver for Redi-Mix Concrete for 20 years ,retiring in 1983, and previously worked at the Waynetown Brick Company. He was an Army veteran serving during WWII. His memberships include Alamo Christian Church, First Church of God in Crawfordsville, Teamsters, American Legion Post 72, VFW Post 1431 and AMerican Legion 40&8. He was born September 10, 1920 in Montgomery County to Freeman and Leona Krout Allen and raised by Earl and Myrtle Stanford of Alamo. He graduated from Alamo HS in 1939. On Jan 10, 1941 he married Edna Swank of Crawfordsville. She died in 2003. Survivors include one daughter, Barbara Denham, Crawfordsville; one son, Robert (Marilyn) Allen, Veedersburg; three sisters, Wynona Hunley, Waveland; Mary Brady, Crawfordsville; Jean Gleason, Crawfordsville; 8 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; one great great grandchild. Four sisters and one infant brother are deceased. Funeral services are scheduled 10:30 a.m. today in Powers-Priebe Funeral Home with Rev. Sam Peck officiatnig. Burial will bein Masonic Cemetery, Waynetown with graveside military rites performed by the VFW and American Legion posts of Crawfordsville.
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