Milas Allman


The Rev. Milas Allman, 90, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, Oct. 23, 2020, at the family residence.

The Rev. Allman was born in Morganton, N.C., and he was the son of the late Cosey Taylor Allman and Samuel Ernest "Knox" Allman.

His first wife, Grace Doris Whisnut Allman; his second wife, Mary June Allman; his daughter, Ellie May Morgan; and his stepson, Eddie Mooneyham, also preceded him in death.

He worked for Cooke Manufacturing with 30 years of service. His life work was traveling and preaching the gospel which he did for 70 years.

He was a member of the Church of God House of Prayer.

Survivors include his wife, Linda G. Allman; his daughters: Brenda Diane Smith of Atlanta, Ga., Mary Grace Woods of Cleveland, and Sherry Evans and her husband, Randy, of Dunlap; his son, Samuel M. Allman of Cleveland; his stepson, Jay Sylvester and stepdaughter, Shelley Lott, both of Mississippi; his numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

The Remembrance of Life Service was conducted on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, at 3 p.m. at the Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, Wildwood Chapel, with the Rev. Ron Leslie and the Rev. Bud Tinsley officiating.

Interment will follow in the Hilcrest Memorial Gardens, with family and friends serving casket bearers.

The family will receive friends from noon until 3 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home.

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