Samuel Allred Sr.

Monday, April 10, 2017

SAMUEL LEE ALLRED, SR., of Green Forest, Arkansas, formally of Oklahoma, was born June 24, 1933, in St. Louis, Missouri, son of Brian and Mary Edna (Layton) Allred. He departed this life and into the arms of his Savior Friday, April 7, 2017 in Berryville, Arkansas, at the age of 83 years. 

Samuel proudly served his county in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He loved spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by his two children; daughter, Linda Wishon and husband, Larry, of Green Forest, Arkansas; son, Samuel Allred, Jr. and wife, Lynn of New Jersey; sister, Peggie Taylor and husband, Jimmy, of Oklahoma; granddaughter, Lindsey Crum and husband, Ron, of Harrison, Arkansas; granddaughter, Bethany Wishon of Harrison, Arkansas; six great-grandchildren, Brendan, Ariana, Ella, Whitley, Rylan and Nolan; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and loved ones.

He was united in marriage with Lois Ann (Newby) Allred who precedes him in death. He was also preceded in death by his parents, Brian and Mary Edna (Layton) Allred; brother, William Allred and sister Jean Qualls.


Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the Ford Funeral Home, Midwest City, Oklahoma with Pastor Bill Spain officiating. Local arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.