September 14, 1956 — July 11, 2021
John Franklin Allen, age 64, of Webb City, Missouri, passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021. John was born September 14, 1956, in Chillicothe, Missouri, to the union of Enos Allen and Velma Harper. John worked as an over the road trucker for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and was a loving husband and father.
John is survived by three children, Heather Allen of Joplin, Missouri, Crystal Trotter of Greenwood, Arkansas, and John Trotter of Carterville, Missouri; six grandchildren, Kaitlyn and Jakob McPheeters, Dane and Duncan Triplett, Maxwell and Raylan Wilson, and his faithful four-legged friend Sally Gene.
John is preceded in death by his wife of 38 years, Margie Dean Allen; parents, Ray and Velma Reynolds; sister, Lola Reynolds, sister, Deborah Cantu and brother, George Allen.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory of Joplin, Missouri.