William R. Allen
Kill Devil Hills - William
Robert Allen or “Bob” as he was best known, died suddenly in Nags Head January
24, 2018. He was 50. Bob was the son of the late Jim Bob Allen and
Claudia Jean Allen of Farmville, NC.
Bob spent most of his
childhood in the Farmville area. Following high school, he pursued training in
the electrical trade. He went on to a successful career as an electrician
working for many local electrical companies. In his spare time Bob enjoyed
NASCAR racing, singing karaoke at the Jolly Roger, and spending time at the
Fraternal Order of Eagles (FOE) Kill Devil Hills Club where he was a member.
is survived by his
daughters Ashley Merritt (Scott Francis) of Kill Devil Hills; Lynn
(Gena) of Pennsylvania, his son, William R. “Robby” Allen, II of
Bethel, NC; his
mother, Claudia “Jean” B. Allen also of Kill Devil Hills; his brother,
Johnny E. Allen (April Leary) of Kill Devil Hills; two grandchildren,
and many other extended family members and friends as well as his FOE
The family has no plans for
services at this time. However, they are gratefully welcoming donations towards
Bob’s cremation expenses. Donations can be made directly to Gallop Funeral
Condolences to the family
may be expressed via the online register at www.gallopfuneralservices.com.
Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.