Allen Lunsford, 68, of Phoenix, passed away on August 18th, 2021, in Phoenix, Arizona. Allen was born on December 2nd, 1952, in Brea, Kentucky, the son of Raymond and Bessie Lunsford. He went to Wilbur Wright High School, graduating in 1971 and was a graduate of Bible Baptist College.
Allen worked as a senior sales executive for AT&T for three years and he also worked for Ford Aerospace from 1986-1987 before starting his own copier/printer company which he grew to be wildly successful for many years. Allen was also an air force veteran.
Allen is survived by his daughters, Leanne Lunsford, Natalie Lunsford (Jason Richard) and Allison Castro (Leo Castro), brothers, Dallas, Harold, Gary and Tim, sisters, Phyllis, Lou, Barbara, Brenda and Carol, grandchildren Tanner, Katelon, Haylee, Nevaeh, Autumn, Berlinn, Dominic and Giuliana.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray & Bessie and siblings, Deloris, Paul and Darlene and granddaughter Madison.
Graveside service with Military honors will be held on 11:00AM, Monday, August 30th, 2021, at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 North Cave Creek Road, Phoenix, Arizona. Pallbearers will be Jason Richard, Leo Castro,Gary Lunsford, Nick Lunsford, Dan Lunsford and Tanner Lunsford.
The family of Allen Lunsford wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Homestead Hospice and their amazing staff for taking such great care of our father who was in so much pain and made his last few days on earth so peaceful.