Leroy Allen, 86, husband of Shirley Singleton Allen, died on Monday, Nov. 22, 2021, at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital.

He was born in Sumter County to the late Johnny "Gus" Allen Sr. and Ida Bell Sumpter Allen.

In accordance with CDC guidelines in reference to the pandemic, the family will not receive friends at the home.

Funeral arrangements are in progress and will be further announced by Palmer Memorial Chapel.