Stanley Davis Allen, 73
Stanley Davis Allen, 73 of Jacksonville, FL passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017. Mr. Allen was born in Sumter, SC and grew up in the Orlando area before moving to Jacksonville 36 years ago. He was very active in his employment with Sawmill Timber until his illness caused his retirement after 36 years. Prior to Sawmill Timber, he worked with Shawdowlawn Farms in Clay County with dairy and beef cows from 1977-1983. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving in the US Army. Mr. Allen loved being outdoor whether working or teaching his grandchildren how to hunt and fish.
Mr. Allen is survived by his wife of 51 years, June Cox Allen, his children, David (Carol) Allen and Stephanie (Derald) Harrington, and five grandchildren, Grace, Zachariah, Karah, Daniel and Gabriel.
Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Friday, August 11, 2017 in the Chapel of Russell Haven of Rest with Rev. David Allen officiating. Visitation with the family will be from 5-7:00 PM Thursday evening at the funeral home. Mr. Allen will be buried at the Jacksonville National Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the care of Russell Haven of Rest Cemetery, Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 2335 Sandridge Road, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. Family and friends may share their condolences at: www.RHRFH.com 904-284-7720