Jonathan Wesley Allen, born April 7, 1942, to Noel Glenn Allen and Sara Louise Holleman Allen sadly passed away at Clapp’s Convalescent Care in Asheboro, NC on November 6, 2022.
Jon was raised in the Haw Creek area of Asheville, NC and attend Lee Edwards High School as well as Western Carolina College. He worked for the Internal Revenue Service and then Wachovia Bank and Trust in Winston Salem until he retired. He moved to Myrtle beach, SC where he enjoyed golfing, time with friends and frequent visits from family. He was a kind and generous soul who was always ready with a good joke.
Jon was predeceased by his first wife, Anne Bryson Allen, with whom he had two daughters, Kristian (Pete) and Susan (John). He leaves behind his daughters and grandchildren, Horatio Poteat, Julian Poteat, Andrew Wallrodt and Frances Allen-Wallrodt. He also leaves behind his longtime companion Mona King. He was very much loved and respected and will be greatly missed.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2022, at 11:00am at First United Methodist Church of Asheboro, 224 N. Fayetteville St. Asheboro, NC 27203, with Rev. Lynda Ferguson officiating.
Pugh Funeral Home in Asheboro is serving the Allen family.