Jerry “Hawkeye” Delane Allen
May 2, 1945 - May 26, 2024

Jerry “Hawkeye” Delane Allen, age 79, of Tunnel Hill, passed away on May 26, 2024. He was born on May 2, 1945 in Ringgold, Georgia. Hawkeye drove a truck most of his life. He enjoyed racing and watching the Georgia Bulldogs and the Atlanta Braves. Hawkeye loved his family and was a good brother, father, and father-in-law. He is preceded in death by his companion, Jane Cochran; parents, Gordon and Edna Allen; brothers, Randell, Ronnie, and Gordon Allen Jr. Hawkeye is survived by his sister, Carolyn (Russell) Allen Pope, sons, Jeff (Janice) Allen, Greg (Sonia) Allen, Michael (Tammy) Allen, as well as several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 30, 2024 in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Robert Schrader officiating. Interment will follow in Gordy Memorial Cemetery. Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes Wallis – Stewart Chapel, Ringgold, Georgia.