Family and friends throughout the region, state, and nation will say their final farewell to El Paso Police Chief Gregory K. Allen during several scheduled tribute and funeral services beginning tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 26.
What: Tribute to El Paso Police Chief Gregory K. Allen
When: 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, January 26, 2023 (Doors open at 5 p.m.)
Where: Judson F. Williams Convention Center (1 Civic Center Plaza)
Chief Allen will be lying-in-state, to allow the public to pay their respects. The remembrance ceremony will include guest speakers from 6 to 7 p.m. who will pay tribute to the late Chief of Police. Parking at the Convention Center and the Union Plaza Parking Garage will be free of charge.
The event will include an opportunity for members of the community to offer hand-written or electronic condolences to Chief Allen’s family. Electronic condolences for the family can be submitted at https://www2.elpasotexas.gov/chief-allen/.
Flowers will be allowed at the Convention Center; however, the community is encouraged to send flowers via Sunset Funeral Home – Americas. Donations in his honor may also be made to the Friends of El Paso Animal Service at www.friendsofepas.org/.
The tribute will be streamed live on the City of El Paso YouTube Channel and City TV which can be found on Spectrum Ch. 1300, AT&T U-Verse Ch. 99, and DTV (Off the Air) Ch. 13.4.
What: Funeral Services for El Paso Police Chief Gregory K. Allen
When: 11 a.m. Friday, January 27, 2023 (Doors open at 10 a.m.)
Where: Abundant Church, 1000 Valley Crest Dr.
The community is asked to please not bring flowers or gifts to the funeral services at Abundant Church. The funeral services at Abundant Church will be streamed live on the City of El Paso YouTube Channel and City TV.
A funeral procession to the cemetery will take place after the church services. Anyone wishing to participate in the funeral procession is strongly encouraged to carpool.
What: Honors and Interment
When: 1:30 p.m. Friday, January 27, 2023
Where: Evergreen East Cemetery,12400 Montana
The honors and internment will be streamed live on the City of El Paso YouTube Channel.
At the cemetery, Police Honors will be given, which include a three-volley salute, a last radio call, and a presentation of the flag to the family.