Saturday, February 15, 2014
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Allen R. Britt, born May 17, 1939 in Gwinnett County, Georgia, to Marion Davis and Rache Ezzard Britt, Allen Ray Britt was the fifth of nine siblings. He graduated in 1957 from Chamblee High School and in 1968 from Tennessee Temple College. At the age of seventeen, he accepted Christs call to salvation and soon after accepted Christs call to ministry. He has ministered to congregations in Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia, where he started and pastored New Testament Baptist Church. He has also ministered in Christian schools in Virginia and West Virginia where he founded and administered Barbour Christian Academy.
Allen was married to the former Jennie Lee Aiello. He is survived by his wife; one son, Andrew Allen Britt and his wife Dana of Chester, Virginia; two grandsons, Andrew and Dalton Britt; three brothers, Warren Greg Britt of Bethlehem, Georgia, Thom Britt of Dallas, Texas and Rache Britt of Fredericksburg; and two sisters, Ethel Garmon of Statham, Georgia, and Rachel Cobb of Monroe, North Carolina.
Friends and family will be received at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, February 18 at Tom Wages Funeral Chapel, 120 Scenic Highway, Lawrenceville, Georgia. A memorial service will follow at 2:00 PM. Interment will be at Friendship Primitive Baptist Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service LLC, A Family Company 120 Scenic Hwy Lawrenceville, GA 770-963-2411. .