James Allmon

James Allmon

November 3, 1935 June 5, 2019

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Obituary for James H. Allmon

COLUMBIANA, OHIO – James H. “Jim” “Big Daddy” Allmon, 83, of East Liverpool passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Saint Mary’s Alzheimer Center in Columbiana after a lengthy illness.

Jim was born in East Liverpool on November 3, 1935 a son of the late George and Mary (Reeder) Allmon. He was a graduate of East Liverpool High School class of 1954. Jim was a veteran of the US Army honorably serving during the Korean War. Jim was a fireman for the City of East Liverpool Fire Department retiring after 27 years of service. He also worked for Comcast Cable as an installer.

Jim was raised a Methodist. He was a member of Elks #258, East Liverpool Moose #122, American Legion Post #374 and VFW Post # 66.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 60 years, whom he married, April 23, 1959, Mary (Dyer) Allmon; two daughters Vicki Johnson and her husband Jeff of East Liverpool and Linda Rosfeld and her husband Jeff of Columbiana; three sons James H. Allmon II and his wife Joni of East Liverpool, Jeff Allmon and his wife Lori of East Liverpool and Jon Allmon and his wife Juanita of Wellsville; eight grandchildren James Allmon III, Kayla Allmon, Amanda Allmon, Jona Allmon, Stephanie Allmon, Taylor Allmon, Hunter Rosfeld and Hadleigh Allmon; six great grandchildren Logan Miller, Reagan Collins, James Allmon IV, Sofia Riveria, Elijah Venham and Amiah Christopher; three sisters Ethel Pounds of Boise, ID, Bernice Hiersekorn and her husband Mack of Boise, ID and Kathy Peganoff of Victorville, CA and brother John “Pete” Allmon of Boise, ID.

Friends may visit Sunday afternoon and evening at the Dawson Funeral Home where the family will be present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Evangelist Will Montgomery of St. Clair Avenue Church of Christ will conduct a funeral service Monday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. One last stop at the East Liverpool City Fire Department where they will sound a last alarm before burial at Columbiana County Memorial Park. Tri State Veterans Burial Group will perform military honors at the cemetery.

Immediately following the service, friends and family will gather at the Dawson Family Center for fellowship.

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  • Visitation

    Sunday, June 9th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Sunday, June 9th, 2019
    2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    Sunday, June 9th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Sunday, June 9th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Monday, June 10th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Monday, June 10th, 2019
    Evangelist Will M. Montgomery
  • Interment

    Monday, June 10th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Columbiana County Memorial Park
    16078 Irish Ridge Road
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Monday, June 10th, 2019
  • Reception

    Monday, June 10th, 2019 |
    Dawson Family Center
    220 West Fifth Street
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    Monday, June 10th, 2019

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Barbara Johnston

Barbara Headley Johnston
Praying that God will send His peace to you and your family, Mary. I am so sorry for your loss.
Comment | Posted at 10:06am via Condolence

Cheryl J Skinner, Military Veterans Museum

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of James H. Allmon, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, James H. Allmon, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
Comment | Posted at 12:23pm via Condolence

Judy Kountz Dunn

I had the honor and privilege to work with Jim for many years at the cable office in East Liverpool. A gentleman and a help to all he met. RIP my friend. Judy Kountz Dunn
Comment | Posted at 06:30pm via Condolence

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