Cecil Allen Remembered

One of WTOK-TV's original engineers has died.

Cecil Allen, 83, worked for this station from the day we signed on the air until his retirement in December of 1992.

Allen was a veteran, having served in the Army Air Force as a radio mechanic. He was a Lauderdale County native.

A gravesite service will be held Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be an hour before the service.