From the “Desert Sun”, Palm Springs CA James Allen - February 2004
James Harbour Allen, 73, of La Quinta and McKenzie, Tenn., died Feb. 7, 2004, in La Quinta.He was born Oct. 18, 1930, to Lowell C. and Mildred Sexton Allen in Gainsboro, Tenn.
He was a supervisor in the corporate security industry for more than 27 years. A member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, he served in the Navy during the Korean conflict and also served in the National Guard.He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, the Scottish Rite, the American Legion, the Knights of Templar and the National Association of Amateur Radio Operators.
He is survived by his daughter, Diana E. Garcia of La Quinta; his son, Lowell H. of Stockton; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held today in McKenzie, Tenn., with interment at Mount Olivette Cemetery under the direction of Brummets Funeral Home.Wiefels & Son Funeral Directors of Palm Springs are in charge of arrangements.