Charlotte - George Allen Whitener of Kings Mountain, NC born September 26, 1973 passed away suddenly Wednesday March 16, 2022. He is survived by his wife Melanie Lenore Whitener, son Lucas Allen Whitener of the home, daughter Jessica Massengill, grandson Skylan Cargill, mother Sadie Barker, sister Vicki Gantt, brothers Michael Whitener and Jason Whitener as well as many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his father George Ben Whitener. He was employed by Penske for 17 years as a diesel mechanic, a job he loved and was loved by all those who worked with him.
Allen married his wife Melanie on August 1, 2014 and on June 6, 2016 they welcomed their son Lucas. He began studying the Bible in 2013 and was baptized as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses March 14, 2015. He loved sharing his faith with others and even gave a Bible to a co-worker the morning of his passing. He was kind, generous, and his whole face smiled when he laughed. He will be dearly missed by his family and many friends.
The family are receiving friends at 520 Borders Rd., Shelby, NC.
The Memorial Service will be held virtually on Zoom: Saturday, March 26, 2022. Reach out to the family for log in information.
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