Robert “Billy” William Allen of Uvalde, Texas passed away on March 15, 2021 at Uvalde Heath Care and Rehab at the age of 83. He was born on October 19, 1937 in Uvalde, Texas to Callie Mae (Finley) and Robert Ingram Allen. Billy married Sally Surber on November 4, 1961 in Uvalde, Texas.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Sally Allen; son, Casey Allen and wife Samantha of Bandera, Texas; grandson, William Tanner Allen of Bandera, Texas; granddaughters Jeanneh Allen of San Antonio, Texas and Chloe Allen of Utopia, Texas; aunt, Marie Fowler Fisher of San Antonio, Texas; sisters-in-law Peggy Allen of Bokchito, Oklahoma and Patsy Surber of Uvalde, Texas; brother-in-law Jim Surber of Uvalde, Texas; two nieces, Zane Allen of Burleson, Texas and Stephanie Surber Noah of San Antonio, Texas; three nephews, Joel Allen of Bokchito, Oklahoma, Robert Allen of Pleasanton, Texas, and Bill Surber of Rockport, Texas; cousins, Judy Berry of Concan, Texas, Courtney Schwandner of Alpine, Arizona, Woodie Ann Allen McCoy of Elgin, Oklahoma, Chip Berry of Flint, Texas, Julie Gardner of Matgonda, Texas, and Claude Berry of Concan, Texas.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Callie Mae (Finley) and Robert Ingram Allen; brother, Lewis “Bubba” Allen and cousin, Claude Allen.
Honorary pallbearers are Allyene Chider, Dan Haby Jr., Joe Tom Haby, Johnny Kincade, WB Patterson, John “Tinker” Turnman, and Ron Winn.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation in memory of Robert “Billy” William Allen to El Progresso Library at 301 West Main, Uvalde, Texas 78801 or Uvalde Hospice at 100 Royall Lane, Uvalde, Texas 78801.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary Family Center.
Cremation is under the direction of Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.