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Grover C. Allen

November 22, 1941 ~ July 12, 2021 (age 79)


Grover C. Allen, age 79, formerly of Middletown, OH passed away Monday July 12, 2021 at his Murrells Inlet residence.

Born in Jackson, KY, Grover was the son of the late Leburn Allen and Nazzie (Parks) Allen.  An avid golfer, Grover also enjoyed bowling, singing in church and especially spending time with his family. In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his sisters, Georgia Case, Alice Combs; Lula Allen; brother, Edward Allen; son in laws, Edward South and Keith Phillips.

Survivors include his loving wife, Karen Allen of Murrells Inlet; daughters, Lisa Allen of Conway; Jacinda Phillips of Murrells Inlet; grandchildren, Haley Floyd, Cassie South, Ashley Johnson, Nathan Starkweather, Zachery Allen, Aiden Pridgen, Aubree Sherrock;  great grandchildren, Elijah South, Jayce South, Joshua South, Rhiannon Hunt, Emberliegh Hunt; sisters Mary Jett of Trenton, OH; Josephine Collins and her husband B.J. of Trenton, OH; brother, Gary Elam and his wife Debbie of Middletown, OH.

No public service will be held. A private family service will be announced at a later date.

The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to the staff of Heartland Hospice for the love and care given to Grover and his family.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made in Grover’s name to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131 or online or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online at

Burroughs Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet, (843-651-1440) is assisting the family.

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Parkinson’s Foundation
200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami FL 33131

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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