Allen Barrineau



Sumter, SC …… Allen Barrineau, age 87, died on Sunday, July 8, 2018 at his residence.

Born in Williamsburg County, he was the son of the late David Barrineau and Leola Barrineau and raised by his grandmother, the late Ida Barrineau.

Allen had a long and successful career in the United States Air Force. He retired after 26 years as a Chief Master Sergeant. He loved horses and spent some of his retirement riding with the horse community. He was a huge supporter of USC and a loyal Gamecock fan. Both of his daughters as well as his grandson were graduates. He was a resident of Sterling House for several years.

Allen had a great love for his Sumter community and his family. He will be remembered as a very loving father, grandfather, brother and friend. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

Surviving are: two daughters, Sharon Keagle and her husband Christopher of Marco Island, FL and Suzanne Scudder and her husband Bob of Fayetteville, NC; one brother, David Barrineau of Texas; two sisters, Mary Bell Bone and Simone Lathan both of Georgetown, SC and one grandson, Chris Scudder.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 11:00 am in the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel. A private burial will follow the service.

You may go to and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.