Scott Allen

Jeffrey Scott Allen, 57, of Pinebluff passed away on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019. at his home.

A memorial service will be held Friday, Aug. 9, at 11 a.m. at Bethesda Presbyterian Church in Aberdeen with the Rev. David L. Hudson officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday, Aug. 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Boles Funeral Home in Southern Pines.

Scott was born on Oct. 16, 1961, in Moore County, to the late Robert Edgar Allen Sr. and Helen Short Allen. He was very involved with both Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts from many years and served as a Scout Master. Scott was a recipient of the Order of the Arrow, which he was very proud of. He served as a youth director at Bethesda Presbyterian.

For many years, Scott worked in the construction industry in Moore County where he was a designer of commercial cabinetry. He volunteered for many years with the Pinebluff Fire Department and the many events that were associated with the departments and its members. Scott was a very caring man and when he helped others, he involved his entire family in helping others. He would help anybody he could in any way. Many will remember Scott’s face from his time at Sizzlin’ Steak or Eggs, where he worked when he was younger and then became a regular customer. Despite Scott battling many chronic health problems, he participated in the efforts of many charitable organizations as he was able to do so.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Lee Ann Allen, of Pinebluff; two sons, Jeremy Allen, of The Netherlands, and Matthew Allen, of Hickory; two grandchildren, Lucia and Nico Allen, of The Netherlands; a brother, David Allen, of Murrells Inlet, S.C.; a sister, Brenda Ransom and husband. Chris. of Zebulon; and a host of extended family, including aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother and sister-in-law, Robert “Eddie” Allen Jr. and wife, Charm Allen.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Arc of Moore County, PO Box 773, Southern Pines, NC 28388 or to The Food Pantry of Bethesda Presbyterian Church, 1002 N. Sandhills Blvd., Aberdeen, NC 28315.

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Services entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines.