Cover photo for Rodney Alexander Allen's Obituary
Rodney Alexander Allen Profile Photo
1950 Rodney 2024

Rodney Alexander Allen

September 28, 1950 — February 29, 2024


Rodney “Randy” Alexander Allen, 73, of Sanford, passed away peacefully on Thursday at First Health Hospice House with family by his side.   

A lifelong resident of Lee County, he was a skilled carpenter and was known for his excellent carpentry work.

He was predeceased by his parents, Marion and Jessie Allen; his brother, Jim Allen; sister, Ruth Lattanzio; and a grandson, Ashley Allen.

Surviving to cherish his memory are his daughter, Heather Allen Marsh (Brandon) and his son, Nick Allen; his sister, Norma (Faye) Reedy; grandchildren, Taylor George (Leanne), Cody Allen and Alyssa Allen; and two great-grandchildren, Bryson and Brenlyn George.

He was a devoted father and an avid Duke fan.  He loved throwing horseshoes, playing golf, and enjoyed taking a bet on anything.

The family will receive friends at Rogers Pickard Funeral Home from 3-5pm on Sunday March 3, 2024.  A private service will be held at a later date.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Rodney Alexander Allen, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Sunday, March 3, 2024

3:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Rogers-Pickard Funeral Home

509 Carthage St, Sanford, NC 27330

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 1100

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree