James Johnson Allen, 46, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017.

James was born in Greensboro, NC on October 30, 1970, the son of Ellen Barry Allen and the late Larry Coleman Allen. He attended school in Summerville, SC and graduated from College of Charleston in Computer Science.

He is survived by his mother and three brothers, Larry Coleman Allen, Jr. of Charlotte, NC, Christopher Pelzer Howard Allen of North Charleston, SC, and William Barry Allen of Summerville; five nieces and one nephew; and his aunts and uncles, Debra Barry Henson and Scott Henson of Summerville, SC, Nancy Allen Woodson of Charlotte, NC, William Duncan of Greensboro, NC.

Graveside Services will be Monday, May 15, 2017 at 12 noon at the Family Cemetery at Mateeba at 151 Mateeba Gardens Road. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 5 until 7 o'clock at Parks Funeral Home. Flowers will be accepted or memorial donations may be made to The Star Gospel Mission, 474 Meeting Street, Charleston SC 29403 or The Charleston Bridge Club, 1740 Ashley Hall Road, Charleston SC 29407.

Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, 130 W. 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483.