Bishop Keith Ramon Allen Sr., 63 of Scarbro, WV passed away Friday January 29, 2021 at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley. Keith was born on July 28, 1957 in Greenbrier County to Charles Wilmer and Joan Willis.
Keith was a Bishop at New Generation Christian Fellowship in Forrest City, NC. He started his preaching career in Scarbro, WV at the Glorius Church of God in Christ as head pastor. His favorite hobby was buying, selling and trading cars and preaching the Word of God.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joan and James Coleman, his biological father, Charles Wilmer, brothers Gregory & Charles Allen, Bobbie Mitchell and sister Valerie.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife Jill M.Burcham of Scarbro, WV, sons Keith Jr. of Scarbro, WV, Ozias Allen of Galax, VA, Ty Allen and Alex Allen of Columbus, OH, Dylan Foster of Mt. Vernon, OH, daughter Chloe Allen of Columbus, OH, brothers Thomas Allen and wife Sonya of Scarbro, Charlie Wilmer Jr.; sisters Annette Allen of Mt. Hope, WV, Pastor Vetta Wilmer, Traci Wilmer and Vickie Wilmer all of White Sulphur Springs, WV; grandchildren Kamden Allen, Amolych Allen, Carter Michael Allen, Zavian Allen and a host of nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday February 6, 2021 in the chapel of High Lawn Funeral Home in Oak Hill with Pastor Greg Scott of White Sulphur Springs officiating.
In keeping with Covid-19 restrictions masks must be worn at all times, social distancing will be practiced and no more than 25 people will be allowed in the chapel at any one time.