James Allen Allman
James A. Allman
Aug. 20, 1926 - March 19, 2017
James Allen Allman, age 90, of Bessemer, AL, passed on to Heaven March, 19, 2017 with his wife Barbara Allman at his side. He was preceded in death by his wife, Melba Allman; his parents, brothers and sisters. James is survived by his nephew, Randy Belcher (Marie) and great-nephew Greg Gilbert (Rena) along with numerous other nieces, nephews and other family members. James was a Veteran of the Navy and Air Force, having retired from the Air Force. He is also retired from Jefferson County. James was a faithful member of Union Hill Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made in memory of James Allen Allman to Union Hill Baptist Church, 7049 Taylors Ferry Road, Bessemer, AL 35023. Rev. Mike Stevens of Union Hill Baptist will be officiating the funeral services on Wednesday, March 22 at Patterson-Forest Grove Funeral Home at 1:00 P.M. a time of visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00.
James will be greatly missed. He was a special cousin!
I knew Mr. Allman from the Oak Grove School Reunions. He & Mrs. Melba used to attend every year Then He & Barbara attended several years. I always enjoyed talking to Him, he was a very nice man. I hope they did not suffer.