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Charles Duane AllenPassing: June 13, 2020


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Chastain Funeral Home

Monday, June 22nd @ 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


No Burial

BEDFORD – Charles Duane Allen, 64, passed away Saturday, June 13, 2020, at his residence.

Born September 6, 1955, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Paul G. and Orpha (Kimble) Allen.  He married Martha Ann (Fox) Krenke-Allen October 28, 2010.

Charles was employed in the parts department at Mullis CarQuest Auto Parts.  He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge No. 654, and loved singing and playing music.  Charles was a great husband, father, and mechanic.  He loved his best friend, his dog Willie.  Charles was a 1973 graduate of Mitchell High School.

Martha Ann Krenke-Allen of Bedford
stepchildren, Jeffrey, Brooke, and Annie
two stepchildren from a previous marriage
several grandchildren and great grandchildren
Paula Carpenter of Whiteland
Joyce K. Speer, of Roy, Utah

His parents; brother, Richard G. Allen; and sister, Brenda L. Curry, preceded him in death.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.   Monday, June 22, at Chastain Funeral Home and Cremation Center.  Cremation will follow.

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4 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Donna (Clifton) Villarreal | http://Mitchell
    Date: June 23, 2020
    Sending prayers to Duane's Family. We Graduated the same year 1973.
  2. Guest: Bill & Bonita Reynolds | http://Bedford, IN
    Date: June 21, 2020
    Dustin, Kip and Wil Allen So sorry for your loss. We also knew Duane years ago. Great guy. Bill & Bonita Reynolds ❤
  3. Guest: Keli parker | http://Mitchell Indiana
    Date: June 20, 2020
    I absolutely adored Charles! I will miss him, his yacht jokes and that unforgettable smile. Prayers for Martha and the family.
  4. Guest: John B Hanner | http://bedford
    Date: June 20, 2020
    I remeber him well went to school together,always lol great guy all together my condolences to family.