Peter Allen, 84, a native of Houston, Texas and a resident of Franklin, died Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 5:47 a.m., at Franklin Foundation Hospital.

Peter was a veteran of the United States Navy.

Visitation will be Saturday, April 27, at Nazarene Baptist Church in Verdunville, from 10 a.m. until funeral time at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Peter leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Edolia Allen of Franklin; four sons, Shirley “Shortie” Vallaire and Mark Wayne Allen, both of Franklin, Curley Vallaire of Eunice and Murphy Bellard of Monroe; one daughter, Shirley Ann Williams of Franklin; one sister, Celestine Allen of Houston; and a host of relatives and friends.

Peter was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and four sisters.

Jones Funeral Home of Morgan City/ Franklin/ Jeanerette/ Houma is in charge of arrangements. Visit to send condolences to the family.

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