David Allen, 70, of Brownwood passed away Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017 at Brownwood Regional Medical Center. David was born Sept. 8, 1947 to Delmer and Nina Allen in Odessa. David was a painter for 25 years. He loved the outdoors mainly hunting and fishing, but his greatest love was his family. He was with the love of his life Ruby Neil for 32 years.

David is survived by his children, Teresa Estes and husband Tommy of San Angelo, Stephanie Skinner of San Angelo, Laura Dansby and husband Jason of San Angelo, David Allen of San Angelo, Jennifer Trowbridge of Brownwood, Michelle White and Scott Smith of Brownwood, and Ross Carter and wife Paula of San Antonio; grandchildren, Richie Dickinson, Korena and Stephen Mills, Jamie Skinner, Jasper and Aiden Allen, Robin Allen, Jacob and Annastasia Womack, Paige Jones and husband Craig, Waylon Carter, Brittney Upton, Shawn and Casey White, Ray, Joshua and Mason Prosise, Brynzlei Prosise; sisters, Cindy Young and husband Butch of San Angelo, Charlotte Nalls and husband Barry of San Angelo; and brother, Delbert Allen of San Angelo. He is also survived by numerous great grandchildren, nieces and nephews that all loved their Paw Paw very much. He will be deeply missed by all his relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, Roland Dickinson.

Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3 at Blaylock Funeral Home with Rick Phelps and Brian Hall officiating. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. prior to the service at Blaylock Funeral Home. A private interment will follow at a later date.

Online condolences can be made at www.blaylockfuneralhome.com.