YORK – Mr. Raeford S. Allen, 89, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018 at his home.
A graveside service will be held at 11am on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at Grandview Memorial Park on Hollis Lakes Road.
Born in Burnsville, NC, Mr. Allen was a son of the late William Addison Allen and the late Lillie Vesta Kepley Allen. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Rita H. Allen.
Mr. Allen was a US Navy veteran of WWII and was retired from Duke Energy. He enjoyed gardening, playing horseshoes and listening to NASCAR.
Surviving are his sons, Michael R. Allen (Karen) and Daniel J. Allen, both of York; his daughters, Julianne A. Christopher (Freddie) of Great Falls and Annette A. Feemster (Doug) of Rock Hill; his grandchildren, David M. Allen (Melissa), Daniel P. Allen (Chrissy), Allen Feemster and Missy Hendrix (Robert); and his great-grandchildren, Sophia G. Hendrix and Ava and Alba Allen.
The family will receive friends from 7-8:30pm on Monday, April 2, 2018 at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, 2133 Ebenezer Rd, Rock Hill, SC.
Memorials may be made in Mr. Allen’s name to the Humane Society of York County, 8177 Regent Parkway, Suite 103, Fort Mill, SC 29715 or to the Alzheimer’s Association of SC, 4124 Clemson Boulevard, #L, Anderson, SC 29621.