James Howard Allen
Allen, James Howard, 77, resident here for twenty-five years, died Thursday morning at his home, 2431 Cowart Street. He was a member of the St. Elmo Christian Church and Lookout Lodge I.O.O.F, Surviving are three sons, George H. and J. W., this city, and J. B. Allen of Rhea Springs, and a daughter, Mrs. Mary A. Wilson, also of Chattanooga. The body is at Wann's and funeral arrangements will be announced later.
The Chattanooga Times, September 13, 1929.
Allen - Funeral services for James Howard Allen, who died Thursday, will be held at Wann's Chapel at 2 o'clock this afternoon, the Rev. John Graham officiating. Interment in Forest Hills Cemetery with services at the grave in charge of the I.O.O.F. Pallbearers, selected from this order, will be George Williams, Jasper Lacy, Fred Fry, G. L. Gass, F. O. Evans, and W. H. Elliott.
The Chattanooga Times, September 14, 1929.
Submitted by Marilyn Jenkins Watkins