1955 Allen 2016

Allen Jefferson

October 26, 1955 — February 13, 2016

Allen Wayne Jefferson, age 60, of Emory, passed away Saturday, February 13, 2016, at his home. Funeral service is scheduled for Wednesday, 11:00 AM, February 17, 2016, at the Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel in Emory. Interment will follow at Lynch Cemetery in East Tawakoni. Allen's sister Anita Conley will officiate.

Allen was born on October 26, 1955, in Greenville, to Gerald Wayne and Mary Alice Parker Jefferson. He married Debbie Ann Dabbs in Ben Wheeler on July 1, 2006. He was self employed all his life as a contractor and an entrepreneur. He was of the Baptist faith. He loved his horses and he was a true cowboy. Allen was a 32nd degree Mason and also was a Shriner and a member of Hella Temple Lodge in Garland.

Survivors include:
Wife: Debbie Jefferson of Emory;
6 Daughters: Debbie Rochelle Buck, (James), of East Tawakoni; Shawna "Nona" Edwards, (Sam), of Galveston; Rhonda Lynn Melton, (Mike), of Point; Kristy Lynn Liber of Alba; Joni Ann Abrams, (Joey), of Sulphur Springs; Stacy LeeAnn Hart of Point;
1 Son: Chad Douglas Rainey, (Cami), of Dallas;
1 Mother: Mary Alice Jefferson of Ben Wheeler;
3 Sisters: Marilyn Shawver of Dallas, Rita Boyd of Dallas, Anita Conley, (Bill), of Dallas;
1 Brother: Larry Jefferson, (Sherri) of Ben Wheeler;
17 Grandchildren;
15 Great-grandchildren;
Mother-in-law: Helen Dabbs "MooMoo" of Point;
Faithful Little Companions: Ratdog and Tootsie;
Numerous other loving family and friends.

Preceded by: His Daddy (and best friend) in 1989

Please sign the online guestbook, at the link above, for the family. Thank you.

Funeral Wednesday 11:00 AM Visitation Tuesday, 6-8 PM


Tuesday, February 16, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wilson - Orwosky Funeral Home
803 N. Texas St
Emory, Texas 75440

Funeral Service

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
11:00 AM

Wilson - Orwosky Funeral Home
803 N. Texas St
Emory, Texas 75440

Funeral Wednesday 11:00 AM Visitation Tuesday, 6-8 PM

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