James F. (Foxy) Allen, 72, of Zanesville, died at 1:05 PM Wednesday November 18, 2009 at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital.
He was born February 8, 1937 in Zanesville the son of the late Clarence and Violet Maxwell Allen. Foxy was a Zanesville area resident most of his life, member of First Christian Church and retired from Owens Corning in Newark. He was veteran of the U.S. Air Force serving from 1959 – 1968. He enjoyed talking to his friends on his CB radio and spending time with his family especially his granddaughter.
Foxy is survived by his wife: Sondra K. Clark Allen, sons: Robert Allen of Washington, Steven (Cynthia Luburgh) Turk of Hopewell, Sean (Alice) Allen of Fredericktown and Jeffrey (Tammy) Turk of Knoxville, TN, daughter: Darla McGowan of Zanesville and 4 daughters of California, 10 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, brother: Robert (Sally) Allen of Zanesville and a sister: Winnifred Galigher of Zanesville.
Preceding him in death were his parents and 3 brothers: Fred, Walter and Clarence Allen.
Honoring Jim’s wishes a caring cremation has taken place and private family services will be held at a later date.
Bryan & Snider Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave. is handling arrangements for the Allen family.
To share memories and condolences with the Allen family, visit Foxy’s memorial on-line registry at www.BryanSniderFuneralHome.com. Condolences from the site will be printed and become a part of the family’s guest registry.