CARLSBAD â€” Henry W. Allen, 66, passed away Feb. 18, 2011, at Carlsbad Medical Center. Visitation will be Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, from 4 to 7 p.m., at Denton- Wood Funeral Home, 1001 N. Canal St., Carlsbad. Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at 10 a.m., at First Assembly [auth] of God Church with the Rev.
Brad Coates officiating. Interment will follow in Carlsbad Cemetery. Denton-Wood Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Henry W. Allen was born Feb. 20, 1944, in Hagerman, to Ned W. and Vera Inez (Wright) Allen. He graduated from Roswell High School in 1962. He married Connie June Waide on Aug. 14, 1965, in Roswell. They moved to Carlsbad in 1973 to open the Carlsbad office of Allen Roofing. Henry was an active member of the First Assembly of God Church.
He was very active in the Carlsbad community, including being a member of the Carlsbad Rotary Club. Henry was preceded in death by his father Ned W. Allen, his wife Connie June Allen, in March 2010, and brother Willard N. Allen. Survivors include his mother Inez Allen, of Roswell; two sons, Shawn Allen and wife Tuesday, of Round Rock, Texas, and Todd Allen and wife Danielle, of Carlsbad; four grandchildren, Kaylee Allen, Kenzie Allen, DeLaine Allen and Tanner Allen; brothers, Ardist Allen and wife Sylvia, and Roy Allen and wife Jacque, of Roswell; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Pallbearers will be Cody Allen, Tom Banks, Lance Allen, Briar Deen, A.J. Deen, Chad Waide, Dusty Deen and Heath Allen.
Should friends desire, memorials may be made to First Assembly of God Church, 1502 W. Mermod, Carlsbad, NM 88220. Condolences may be expressed at dentonwood.com.