OAKLAND CITY — Allen L. Byrns, 47, of Oakland City, died Sunday, Oct. 17, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh.

He was born Sept. 18, 1974 in Mount Carmel, Illinois, and graduated from Mount Carmel High School. He had lived in the Oakland City area since 2014.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia S. Byrns; children, Katelynn M. Perry, Haleigh J. Perry and Courtney L. Byrns; seven siblings, Janet, Tony, Alice, Jerry, Nancy, John and Vickie Byrns; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John F. Byrns and Violet Hutton; and son Wyatt.

Funeral service is at 5 p.m. Friday at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home in Oakland City, with Pastor Darin Nossett officiating. Visitation is from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the family. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.


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