Patrick “Pat” Tracy Allen, 56, of Canyon, TX died on Saturday, October 2, 2021.
Graveside services will be at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, October 7, 2021, at Dreamland Cemetery in Canyon, TX. Memorial Services will follow at 11:00 A.M., Thursday, October 7, 2021, at First Baptist Church Amarillo with Dr. Howard K. Batson officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Pat was born the youngest of 8 on December 14, 1964, in Canyon, TX to Theodore “Ted” and Berniece Allen. He married Shelly Denise Butler on July 12, 1985, in Canyon, TX. Pat was a member of First Baptist Church of Amarillo.
Pat attended West Texas A&M, where he met the love of his life Shelly. He was a proud member of Alpha Tau Omega (ATO) fraternity. Pat worked for Sam McAlexander Construction for many years and then began Pat Allen Construction in 2007. He was a talented woodworker, who worked tirelessly to provide the highest quality of his craft. His woodwork can be found in many homes in Amarillo, Canyon and the surrounding area. Being a father and Pop brought him the greatest joy. He loved to spend his weekend’s camping, judging BBQ competitions, listening to red dirt county music and traveling with Shelly. He loved baseball and could be found at Hodgetown most home games. He was always starting home projects he never had time to complete. He was a constant, quiet, and steady support for all those he loved.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Shelly Dinese Allen; a daughter, Tiffany Allen; a son, Tyler Allen and wife Caity; a grandson, Theodore Allen; future granddaughter, Alexandra Allen; his mom, Berniece Allen; siblings, Sharon, Kelvin and wife Cindy, Tom, Tammie and husband Larry, Ron and wife Kendra; mother-in-law, Shirley Butler; brother-in-law, Kyle and wife Desha Butler; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his dad, Ted Allen; sister, Beverly Allen; and brother, Jerry Allen.
The family will receive friends from 6-7 P.M., Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home.
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