David Leon Allen September 4, 1960 – August 3, 2017

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David Leon Allen was born September the 4th 1960 in Dallas, Texas. David went to be with our Lord God on August the 3rd in Duncanville, TX.

He is survived by his Mother Elsie Allen (87) of Ridge Farm, Illinois; his Brother Mark Allen (55) of Duncanville, TX; his Niece Shelby Allen (17); and his two Nephews Christian Allen (19), and Mark Allen Jr (27).

David graduated from Bryan Adams High School in 1978 and went to Austin College for his undergraduate degree. He then went to Baylor, where he earned his Juris Doctorate. After completing school David worked as an attorney in Lufkin, Texas. He was very passionate about his work, and loved to give as much as he could to charities, museums, and other organizations. He continued his work as an attorney in Lufkin until 2011, when he moved to Duncanville to be closer to family. He will always be remembered for his fervent passion of wine, good food, sports, and his ability to tell you your weather forecast for the coming week.

In lieu of flowers; the family requests donations to the charity of your heart.

Memorial Service will be at 2 pm on Tuesday August 8, 2017 at Jaynes Memorial Chapel; 811 South Cockrell Hill Road, Duncanville, Texas.