COLFAX Mr. William Malcolm "Mac" Allred, 73, died on Sunday, February 3, 2013 in the Hospice Home at High Point.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, February 8 at Guilford Baptist Church, 5104 W. Market St., Greensboro.
Mac was born in Climax, NC, son of the late Malcolm Ward Allred and Pauline Vaden Allred. After graduating from Pleasant Garden High School in 1957, Mac was honorably discharged from the US Navy after three years of service and continued his career in Washington, DC for the FBI. In addition, was employed by the US Postal Service as a rural mail carrier for 35 years from where he retired in 1997. He was also very active in the Rural Letter Carriers Association. Following retirement, Mac was a licensed Realtor with Coble & Co. Realtors.
Mac was known for his kind and gentle spirit, his good natured sense of humor, and his eternal sense of happiness which he shared with everyone that was fortunate enough to know him. He was especially fond of all those he served on his rural mail route for many years in and around Pleasant Garden.
In addition to his parents, Mac was preceded in death by two sisters and one brother.
Mac is survived by his wife of 50 years, Phyllis Cline Allred; son, Randall Allred and wife Dawn of High Point; daughter, Shanan Cuozzi and husband Rick of High Point; grandchildren, Cade and Carson Allred and Anthony and Dominic Cuozzi; sisters, Betty Hayman of Westover, MD and Deborah Tate of High Point.
Public visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday, February 7, at Forbis & Dick, Guilford Chapel, 5926 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Home at High Point, 1803 Westchester Dr., High Point, NC 27262, or
of Western Carolina Chapter, 3800 Shamrock Dr., Charlotte, NC 28215.
Offer online condolences at www.forbisanddick.com