September 23, 2021

Mr. Jessie Allen, Jr.

Mr. Jessie Allen, Jr. was born December 9, 1934 to the late Jessie and Posie Allen, Sr. in Franklin, Heard County, Georgia.

He was a faithful member of Mt. Carrie Baptist Church of Franklin, Georgia; where he served until his health failed and he became a resident of Pruitt HealthCare, Franklin.

Jessie was employed as a pulp-wooder for many years and retired as a janitor at Heard County High School.

He also served as a caretaker at Mack’s Coin Laundry, Franklin, Georgia.

On Saturday, December 13, 2020; his earthly journey was completed at WellStar West Georgia Hospice in LaGrange, Georgia.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dorthula Allen; one daughter, Hazel Allen Kimble; one son, Charle Hubbard “Hubcap” Allen; three brothers, Charle Swint, Andrew Freeland, and Robert Allen; three sisters, Ruby Kate Hunt, Eris Jones, and Willie Maude Cammon.

He leaves to cherish his memories two sons, Jimmy Lee Allen, Newnan, GA; and Randy Allen, LaGrange, GA; three daughters, Rosa Nell Bonner, Carrollton, GA; Roberta (Mike) Smith, Roanoke, AL; and Teresa “CoCo” Allen, Franklin, GA; 13 grandchildren; a special niece that helped him with his business affairs, Willie Eric (Grady) Woodruff, Franklin, GA; several other loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends that loved him dearly.

The funeral service will be conducted Thursday, December 17, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Stateline Baptist Church Cemetery.

The excellent care of Mr. Allen is being provided by Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home.


  1. Rose Marie Thrower Mock says

    Ross Nell my prayers and condolences for you and your Family on the passing of your Dad

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