Ronald Eugene Allen, 72, of Westville, OK went home to be with his Lord and Savior on December 5, 2022 in Bella Vista, AR at Concordia Health and Rehab after a short battle with pancreatic cancer.
He was born on October 24, 1950 as the 10th child of 14 children to his late parents Raymond Thomas Allen and Mildred Inez (Ledford) Allen in Rogers, AR.
He was a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, great-great grandfather, uncle, and friend. He proudly and honorably served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam War.
He had always had a love for the great outdoors. He spent his retirement days hunting, fishing, and living in the woods.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Wilma (Kiddy) Allen; his daughter Sonia Bowling and her husband David Bowling; his stepsons Ronnie Fitts; Dennis Fitts and wife Maya Fitts; and Kevin Fitts and wife Kelly Fitts; his siblings Eula Hill, Anna Gibbs, Mildred Gibbs, Evaun Mars, Arvin Allen, Raymond (Bucky) Allen, Charlie Allen and Stanley Allen; plus 21 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents Raymond and Mildred Allen, 3 of his sisters Ruby Easter, Mary Sue Williams, and Ethel Denham; 2 of his brothers Johnny Ray Allen and Kenneth Allen; his firstborn daughter Dalene Bea Allen; his step-son Jerry Fitts Sr.; and his grandson Zechariah Bowling.
He had so many people who loved and cared for him. He is going to be greatly missed.