October 31, 1939 – November 5, 2020
Mr. Jesse "Norman" Allen, Sr., age 81, a resident of Pantego, NC died Thursday November 5, 2020 at his home.
A graveside funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday November 9, 2020 at Davis Cemetery in the Pungo Community of Pantego. The service will be officiated by Scott Askew and Rupert Wallace. Pallbearers will be Vernon Bell, Casey Bell, Eric Bell, Charles Allen, Dennis Allen and Ronnie Gibbs.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday November 8, 2020 at Union Grove Church of Christ and other times at the home.
Mr. Norman was born in Beaufort County on October 31, 1939, son of the late Jessie Norwood Allen and the late Leona Adams Allen. He was a 1958 graduate of Pantego High School. On August 16, 1958 he married the former Thelma Lee Boyd who preceded him in death on March 26, 2011. Mr. Norman provided for his family as a farmer and was owner/operator of North Slope Farms. He was a member of Union Grove Church of Christ, and Pungo Ruritan Club.
Survivors include his children: Sheila Allen Holliday (Randy) of Jamesville and Jesse Norman Allen, Jr. of Greenville; a grandson: Justin T. Allen (Samatha) of Pantego and a great grandchild: Ellie Ruth Allen of Pantego; a sister: Linda A. Ange (Burt) of Plymouth and his loving sidekick golden retriever: Lilly. Mr. Norman was preceded in death along with his wife: Thelma B. Allen and his parents by a sister: Grace Allen Vann.
Flowers are welcome and appreciated and the family kindly asks that any memorial contributions be made to Vidant Home Health & Hospice, 1005 W.H. Smith Blvd., Greenville, NC 27834.
Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting www.paulfuneralhome.com
Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven is honored to serve Mr. Norman's family.
Sunday, November 8
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Union Grove Church of Christ
6889 NC 99 Hwy N.
Pantego, NC 27860
Sunday, November 9
283 Grassy Ridge Rd.
Pantego, NC 27860