Russell Dale Allen

September 2, 1941 ~ February 20, 2021 (age 79)

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Russell Allen, a 79 year old Spickard resident, passed away at 11:48 a.m., Saturday, February 20, 2021 at his residence where he was under hospice care.

Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at Slater Neal Funeral Home in Trenton.  Burial will follow in Willis Chapel Cemetery near Brimson.  A visitation is scheduled from 6 until 7 Tuesday evening at the funeral home.  Open visitation will begin Tuesday morning.  Memorial donations are suggested to Willis Chapel Cemetery and may be left with or mailed to the funeral home.

Russell Dale Allen was born September 2, 1941 in Brimson, MO to Leslie and Virginia (Custard) Allen.  On February 23, 1973 he was united in marriage to Judith Jones in Edinburg, MO.  Russell was employed with Trenton Foods for 45 years.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, had a love for dogs, and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and family.

Surviving relatives include wife Judy of the home, children Quinn Allen, Deleta Foster and husband Ronnie, and Jason Allen and wife Sarah all of Trenton, siblings Beverly Weed of St. Joseph, MO, Joyce Purvis and husband John of Ashland, MO, and Dennis McAtee of Trenton, 7 grandchildren Vanessa Kelly and husband Chad of Kearney, MO, Elizabeth Dollins and husband Sam of Overland Park, KS, Hillary Allen, Trenton, Emily Cox and husband Kyle of Trenton, Dustin Foster and fiancé Danielle Smalley of Columbia, Allena Allen of Trenton, and Tyler Allen of Trenton, 8 great grandchildren, and an aunt Mary Elwood and husband Tommy of Russellville, MO. 

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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February 23, 2021

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Slater-Neal Funeral Home
813 Custer Street
Trenton, MO 64683

Funeral Service
February 24, 2021

1:00 PM
Slater-Neal Funeral Home
813 Custer Street
Trenton, MO 64683

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