Age: 81 Address: Charlotte Date Of Death: Sunday, January 15th, 2017 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Floyd Richard "Cat Man" Allen, age 81, of Charlotte, passed away on Sunday, January 15th, 2017 at Royal Park Rehabilitation Center in Matthews.
A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Carnal and Lizzie Allen and the husband of Sue McAteer Allen, who passed away in 2004. He was also preceded in death by brothers: Jack Allen, James Allen and Gerald Allen. Floyd was a US Army Veteran who was lovingly called Pops by his grandkids and family, whom he adored and was an Atlanta Braves baseball fan.
Left to cherish his memories is his son, Robert Allen and wife, Kim, of Charlotte; grandchildren: Travis and Heather; former daughter-in-law, Lesia Allen of Heath Spring, SC; sister, Nina Griffin and husband, Henry, of Pensacola; two brothers: John Allen and wife, Sheila, and Edward Allen, all of Pensacola. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, January 20th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Rev. Hampton Henson will officiate. Burial will follow in the Allen Family Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12 noon until 1 p.m. prior to the funeral services at the funeral home.
To send the Allen family an online condolence, please visit: www.yanceyfuneralservice.com.