Allen passed away Friday, May 12, 2023 at 6:45 AM at The Crossing in Baton Rouge at the age of 80. He was a Pastor of the Gospel and a office supply salesman and a resident of Livingston. There will be a 10:30 AM Graveside Service Thursday, May 18, 2023 at Grangeville Baptist Church Cemetery, 3599 LA-63, Pine Grove, LA 70453 conducted by Pastor Mike Cotton and Pastor Laverne King. He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Betty D. Betz; sons, Randy Cooper (Dawn), Chad Betz (Ramona) and Jeff Betz (Mandy); sisters, Carolyn Knight and Darla Champagne (Richard); grandchildren, Daniel, Sarah and Lisa, Zachary Kylynn), Nicholette, Brayden (Caitlin), Olivia, Brennen, Brodie and Wyatt; great-grandchildren, Riley, Lilly, Townes, Reed and Anna McClain. Preceded in death by his parents, Henry H. and Alyne Booty Betz; brother, Henry Tier Betz. Pallbearers will be Zachary and Brayden Betz, Brodie and Wyatt Cooper, Neely Gilchrist and James D. Hogan. He was a member of Grangeville Baptist Church. Please sign our online registry book.