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Donald “Don” Raymond Allen
1945 - 2017

Donald “Don” Raymond Allen, 71, passed away Thursday, August 31, in Wichita Falls.

Funeral services were held Tuesday in the chapel at Dutton Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Franks, Faith Baptist Church, officiating.

Interment followed in the Highland Cemetery.

Don was born Oct. 16, 1945, in Windom, to John Thomas and Julia Alberta (Blackwood) Allen. He married Shirley Hanson, on Nov. 5, 1966, in Electra. He worked for the W.T. Waggoner Estate and retired in 2008 after 30 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, reading, and his children and grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Allen of Iowa Park; three sons, Ronald Dale Allen, Tommy James Allen, and Ken Allen; a daughter, Leona Russell; eight granddaughters; and two great-grandsons.

The family suggests memorials to be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls.

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