Joseph Bruce Allen, 58


Joseph Bruce Allen, 58, went to be with the Lord on Monday,
December 15, 2014. He was born December 12, 1956 in Raleigh, NC to the
late Ellsworth & Juanita Allen, Sr. Bruce was a lifelong resident of
Jacksonville, Methodist by faith and loved fishing and caring for the
elderly. He was predeceased by his brother, Lewis Allen. Survivors include
his brother, Ellsworth Allen, Jr. (Carole); sister, Donna Allen-Jelercic
(David); very close relative, Claire Booth; several nieces, nephews, other
relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December
18 at 2:30pm in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Road,
32218, with Pastors Alan Patz and Tim Martin officiating. Interment will
follow in Riverside Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on
Wednesday evening (TODAY) from 6-8pm at the funeral home, 714-1110.