The Rev. Archie Loyce Allen, 82, of North Little Rock died Wednesday, June 13, 2012. He started preaching when he was 17 and ministered for 65 years in the Pentecostal Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Pearl Allen; his parents, Jasper and Roxie Allen; and two brothers, Chester and Carl Allen.

Survivors include a son, Mike Allen and wife Terri of Alexander; a daughter, Phyllis Macklin and husband Frank of North Little Rock; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; two brothers, Clarence and Lloyd Allen; and two sisters, Sylvia Franks and Helen Gary.

A funeral was held Friday at Cornerstone Worship Center. Burial was in Mulberry Cemetery in England, Ark.

The family requests memorials be made to Mulberry Cemetery in England.

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