James “Buddy” Benjamin Allen, Jr., 67, of Shelby, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018 at his home. Born on March 13, 1951 in Cleveland County, he was the son of James “Bennie” Benjamin Allen, Sr. of Shelby and the late Roberta DeVenny Allen. He worked alongside his father at Stoney Point Used Auto Parts and was a member of Waco Baptist Church. Buddy enjoyed working with cars, watching dirt track races and spending time with his grandchildren. In addition to his father, he is… Read More » survived by his wife of thirty years, Connie Buttler Allen; son, Curtis Allen and wife Lindsey of Shelby; two daughters, Jennifer Wesson and husband Allen of Shelby, and Miranda Deyton and husband Aaron of Rutherfordton; step-daughter, Shannon Standish and husband Randy of Shelby; sister, Susan Elmore and husband Tim of Kings Mountain; six grandchildren, Kane Williams, Kaela Williams, Lane Allen, Colby Deyton, Jesse Deyton and Landon Standish. The family will receive friends from 1:00PM until 2:45PM Tuesday at Waco Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. At other times, the family will be at their home, 1525 Stoney Point Rd., Shelby, NC 28150. The funeral service will be held Tuesday 3:00PM at Waco Baptist Church with Dr. Harold Fite, Rev. David Blanton and Rev. Jerry Welch officiating. The burial will follow in the Ross Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Waco Baptist Church, PO Box 297, Waco, NC 28169. Condolences may be made online at www.stameytysingerfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Buddy Allen 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Cherryville, state: North Carolina