Herman “Bailey” Allen, 77

 

Herman “Bailey” Allen, 77, passed away Friday, March 4,
2016. He was born January 1, 1939 in Bristol, GA to the late Rufus & Clara
Williams Allen. Bailey had lived in Jacksonville for the past 60 years
coming from Georgia, was of the Baptist faith, loved gardening and
fishing, was an awesome husband, father, grandfather and will be truly
missed by all who knew him. He had worked as a market manager for
Winn–Dixie grocery stores for 41 years. Bailey was predeceased by his
brothers, Winton, Fate, Eugene and RJ Allen; sisters, Gertrude King, Clara
Hand and Mary Wilson. Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Sue; son,
Dale Allen (Cindy); daughter, Susie Cauley (Pat); sister in law, Laura
Allen; (special sister in law/daughter, Debbie Hubbard (Ken), her
daughter, Stacey Griner (Jay) and her children, Jay and Jenna);
grandchildren, Brandy Belt (Jeramy), Bryan Allen, Makayla Cauley and Calem
Cauley; great grandchild, Austin Belt; numerous other relatives and
friends. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 9, at 11am in the
chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Rd 32218 with Pastor Hal
McIntosh and Pastor Jay Avant officiating. Interment will follow in
Ferreira Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday (TODAY) from
6-8pm at the funeral home, 714-1110.