Lindley Milton Allred

Wednesday, March 3, 2004

LINDLEY MILTON ALLRED, 95, of Kingston, Ark., died Feb. 20, 2004, at his home. He was born July 6, 1908, at Franklinville, N.C., the son of John Milton and Rebecca Jane Crocker Allred.

He retired from the United States Army as a Master Sergeant and was a veteran of World War II and the Korean conflict.

He was a Christian, of the Baptist faith. He was a member of Abilene Lodge #559, Ancient Free and Accepted Masons, a 32-degree Scottish Rite Mason in the San Antonio Scottish Rite Bodies and a member of Alzafar Shrine Temple in San Antonio.

He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and had served as commander of Post #10,021 at Huntsville.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Rosa Bray Allred, an infant daughter and twin sons; his wife, Pauline Kisselburg Allred to whom he was married for 55 years; four brothers, Fletcher Allred, Burton Allred, Hobart Allred and Worth Allred; three sisters, Roella Witherspoon, Myrtle Davis and Eunice Swaim; and by one granddaughter.

Survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law, Dolores and Jim Winkler of Hickory, N.C., Jane and Dr. David Marzewski of Jonesboro, and Judy and Leroy Howerton of Dry Fork; two sisters-in-law, Evelyn Kisselburg and Magie Belle Pinson, both of Murphy, N.C.; and six grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, in the chapel of Brashears Funeral Home with Rev. J.W. Walker officiating and Masonic Rites by Huntsville Lodge #364, Free and Accepted Masons.

Interment will be in the Liberty Cemetery with full military honors by the United States Army. Arrangements are under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home of Huntsville.

Memorials may be made to Gideons, International and the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital of Dallas, Tex.