Jeffrey Brent Allen


Jeffrey B. Allen, 62 year old Fargo resident, passed away Sunday, July 28, 2019 in Oklahoma City. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 2, 2019 at the Fargo Nazarene Church with Reverend Jerry Harrison officiating. Burial will follow in the Fargo Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

Jeffrey Brent Allen was born on September 1, 1956 in Amarillo, Texas to Theodore Lawrence and Joyce Marie (Gunter) Allen. Jeffrey grew up in Amarillo, Texas and attended and graduated from Caprock High School. He attended Amarillo College and the Austin School of Massage Therapy.

He was united in marriage to Sue Harrison on September 18, 1987 in Amarillo, Texas. They made their first home in Amarillo before moving to Fargo in 2011. Jeffrey worked as a Licensed Massage Therapist and also in the business office in health care.

He was a member of the Fargo Nazarene Church and the Elks Lodge. Jeffrey was a self-taught handy man who loved playing the guitar, writing poetry, fishing, and camping. Most of all he loved being with his family, especially his children and grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife Sue Allen of the home; two sons: Shane Cannon and wife Gail of Childress, Texas, Jeramy Cannon of Fargo; one daughter, Tracy Jones and husband Jay of Lewisville, Texas; seven grandchildren: Destiny Cannon, Bethany Cannon, Olivia Rodriguez, Connor McClain, Jessica Lanie, Alexis Cannon, Luke Jones; two great-grandchildren, Liam Motley and Abel Rodriguez; brothers and sisters: Alecia and husband Edward Cuellar of Rowlette, Texas, Randall Pendleton of Amarillo, Texas, Brad Allen and wife Carla of Amarillo, Texas, Larry Allen of Amarillo, Texas, Joyce and Pat Johnson of Plainview, Texas, Jerry Harrison and wife Linda of Fargo; other relatives and friends.

Jeffrey was preceded in death by his parents, Joyce and Theodore Allen, one brother Greg Allen of Amarillo, Texas and one daughter Tara Lance of Vernon, Texas.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Fargo Nazarene Church with the funeral home accepting the contributions.

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Tammy Akin Prince
Aug 03, 2019
Any time I was lucky enough to been around Jeff was a good time !!! Love and Miss you
Aug 01, 2019
Simply Elegant Spathiphyllum was purchased for the family of Jeffrey Brent Allen.  Send flowers
Jessica lance
Jul 31, 2019
I miss u more than words can explain!!! I miss the crazy talks we would have or how you would call your self a campion grandpa and would mix the words u really are a champion! You’re my champion! I love u Grampion ! Every day and always will!! ♥️♥️♥️♥️
Alecia Cuellar
Jul 31, 2019
I can’t believe you are gone. I miss you my sweet brother! ❤️❤️
Jul 31, 2019
I love you Uncle Jeff, Rest In Peace.
Amy Kindle
Jul 31, 2019
Wish I had magic words that would comfort and ease your pain. Just know you are loved and many prayers are being said for peace. Fly high, Jeff. You are already missed .
Jer and Don Mandrell
Jul 31, 2019
Our prayers and thoughts are with you And your family. Definitely soulmates. We love you.
terri adams
Jul 30, 2019
sue and family-- my heart goes out to you guys. james and dandy always thought of "uncle" jeff as the father they never had and we miss you guys so much. the years may have separted us but not our hearts. take care and remember you will see him again.
Andrea Cuellar
Jul 30, 2019
I miss you Uncle Jeff. 💔 I know you're in Heaven. I love you.
David and Loree Stimpson
Jul 30, 2019
We are sorry to hear of Jeff’s passing. I know how much you loved and cared for him. Keeping your family as friends in our prayers.