David Eugene Allen (Trick), 57, of Simms Fork Road, Burnsville, passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. A life long native of Yancey County, he was the son of the late Frank and Madge Tipton Allen. He was also preceded in death by 3 brothers: Ray Edward Allen, Steve Allen and Larry Allen. Trick enjoyed being with his friends and was an avid Harley Rider.
Trick leaves behind his best friend, Roger Boone. Surviving are 3 brothers: Fred Allen, Bobby Allen and Jerry Allen all of Burnsville; 5 sisters: Christine Hensley of Burnsville, Jan Ledford of Johnson City, TN, Joyce Letterman of Weaverville, JoAnn Phillips of Burnsville and Donna Allen of Burnsville; Jamie Allen of the home, who was raised as a son to David. Several nieces and nephews and numerous friends also survive.
Graveside services will be held at the Outlaw Community Cemetery on Patsy Creek Road in Bald Mountain on Sunday, June 21st, at 2 p.m. Rev. Jerry Shelton will officiate.
The family would like to specially thank the nurses and staff of Medi Hospice of Avery County for all their compassionate care, kindness and support.
Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home is respectfully serving the Allen Family.
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