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MELVIN L. ALLEN JR., was born September 29, 1963 to Melvin and Doris Allen in Alexander City, Alabama and passed from this life onTuesday, June 18, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center. Survived by his parents, Melvin & Doris Allen Sr.; his devoted companion of 20 years, Yvonne Rice; a daughter, Amiah Allen; three, sons, Jaylen Allen, Melvin “Skyy” Allen III, and Durrell Allen; a sister, Latanya Allen; one brother, Gerry Allen. The Fuenral Service was held Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at Baca’s Funeral Chapel, 300 E. Boutz Road. Cremation will follow and Inurnment of cremains will take place at a later date. Entrusted to Baca’s Funeral Chapels of Las Cruces and Sunset Crematory, 527-2222. Your exclusive providers for “Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” For online condolences logon to www.bacasfuneralchapelslascruces. com


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