Jonathan H. “Jon” Allred, 55, of Texarkana, Texas, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, in a local hospital.

Mr. Allred was born Nov. 4, 1956, in Midland, Texas. He was an employee of Smith-Blair Inc. and a member of Buchanan First Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Karla Allred of Texarkana; one daughter, Sarah Beth Pryor of Texarkana; two sons, Jonathan M. Allred and Zackery Allred of Texarkana; one stepson, Clayton Trammell of Texarkana; his mother, Audrey Allred of Texarkana; one grandson, Logan Pryor of Texarkana; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Buchanan First Baptist Church with the Rev. Don Brazile officiating. Burial will be in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens under direction of Chapelwood Funeral Home.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The family will be at their home in Texarkana, Texas.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 1301 S. Broadway, Tyler, TX 75701.

Online registration is at

chapelwoodfuneralhome.com.



Published: 10/10/2012