John A. Allen
John Anthony Allen, 41, of Ingram, formerly of Uvalde, died on March 1, 2018, in Bandera County.
He was born on March 24, 1976, in Uvalde to Debbie Moore and Vernon Standley Jr.
He married Mary Evans on April 19, 2007, in Leakey.
He was a skilled carpenter, mechanic, fisherman and lover of family and anything outdoors. The family says he brought smiles, laughter and stories to tell for years to come; and he was a beloved husband, father, brother, and son.
Allen is survived by his wife of 10 years, of Ingram; mother, of San Antonio; father, of Camp Wood; stepparents, Peter David Allen and Yvonne Allen, both of Uvalde; and Richard Agis of San Antonio; grandmother, Sandra K. Smallwood of La Pryor; step-grandparents, Josie and Rusty Walter of San Antonio; one daughter, Paige Allen of Ingram; one son, Gabriel Saiz of Ingram; two sisters, Dacey Allen and husband, Greg Villa, of Uvalde and Zenada Standley of Camp Wood; six brothers, Jimmy Allen and wife, Christina of Devine, Jeffry Allen and wife, Diane Buhler, and Keegan Allen, all of Uvalde, Peter Allen and wife, Ally, of Poteet, HJ Standley of Camp Wood and Steven Standley of Corpus Christi; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Marjorie and Harold Moore of Uvalde, Braxton Smallwood of La Pryor and Vernon Standley Sr. of San Antonio.
A funeral service was held yesterday at 2 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com