Mr. Grady Ralph Allen, age 82, of Stone Mountain, former, long time resident of Clayton County, passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2019 at his residence.
Mr. Allen was born on January 17, 1937 in Griffin, Ga. He was the son of the late Grady and Bessie Meeks Allen. Mr. Allen was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving in the Korean War. He had a long outstanding career in law enforcement, starting with the Griffin Police Department and retiring as a Lieutenant with the Clayton County Sheriff Department. Mr. Allen was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, June Allen.
Survivors include his children and their spouses, Mitchell and Phyllis Allen, Sandy and John Crane, and Robin and Ralph Storm, 5 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mr. Grady Ralph Allen will be held on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 2:00PM in the chapel of Haisten McCullough Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday from 6-8PM at the funeral home.
Haisten McCullough Funeral Home, 1155 Everee Inn Road, Griffin, Ga. 30224 is in charge of the arrangements.