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    Default Phillip Allen: Has anyone heard from him?

    His last Log in was 10/21.

    I got his phone # from Spinnner, I called 3 or 4 times yesterday and once today. No answer and he as not set up his voice mail.

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    Nope!

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    I now have darker suspicions. Hope someone can dispel them.
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    Default Re: Phillip Allen: Has anyone heard from him?

    Not good.

    Hope he's okay.
    "Simple minds discuss people, Average minds discuss things, and Great minds discuss ideas".

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    He posted that he'd reached a critical stage of congestive heart failure— it didn't sound good.
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    Default Re: Phillip Allen: Has anyone heard from him?

    Wasn't his granddaughter (?) staying with him to keep an eye on him ???

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    She may not have thought (or known how) to blip someone from here, if things did take a turn. She will clearly have had larger concerns.
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    Default Re: Phillip Allen: Has anyone heard from him?

    He did mention hospice care, but I can't find an obituary for a Philip Allen near Springfield. I did find one from Lonoke, AR. but that isn't where Philip lived.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jimmy W View Post
    He did mention hospice care, but I can't find an obituary for a Philip Allen near Springfield. I did find one from Lonoke, AR. but that isn't where Philip lived.
    He's in Springdale.
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    Default Re: Phillip Allen: Has anyone heard from him?

    Well, didn't some say they tried to call him? Is the phone still working or has it been disconnected? You know the phone and electric don't like the bills not to be paid.

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    Default Re: Phillip Allen: Has anyone heard from him?

    Phillip lives near (or in) Springdale, AR, not Springfield.

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    I guess I'm on a number of ignore lists. Not sure what I've done to offend folks - but sorry!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Garret View Post
    I guess I'm on a number of ignore lists. Not sure what I've done to offend folks - but sorry!
    oops...

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    No worries - it seems to happen a whole lot.
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    There may be room in David's barrel...
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    Default Re: Phillip Allen: Has anyone heard from him?

    He could be in hospice by now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by johnw View Post
    He could be in hospice by now.
    Well, his last message what what 2 months ag? Makes sense!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Garret View Post
    No worries - it seems to happen a whole lot.
    And not just to you. It is often someone kneejerking to the last post without reading the thread.
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    Quote Originally Posted by leikec View Post
    Phillip lives near (or in) Springdale, AR, not Springfield.

    Jeff C
    I just checked my search history. It was for Springdale and Fayetteville, I just wrote it wrong in the post. I used to have in-laws in Springfield, MO which isn't all that far away from Springdale.

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    Default Re: Phillip Allen: Has anyone heard from him?

    10/21 is less than 2 weeks ago.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Garret View Post
    No worries - it seems to happen a whole lot.
    Sorry... did you say something?? <G>

    I know the feeling, though. Sometimes it seems like folks only read the title before responding... or only read the last thread, then fire away.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TomF View Post
    There may be room in David's barrel...
    Yeah... you and the whole (putative) Canadian Army...

    I DO hope Phillip is ok. He's a truculent old knucklehead... but he's OUR... etc.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Garret View Post
    I guess I'm on a number of ignore lists. Not sure what I've done to offend folks - but sorry!
    If it's any consolation, I've recently delisted you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sky Blue View Post
    If it's any consolation, I've recently delisted you.
    Garret, you're so lucky!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jimmy W View Post
    He did mention hospice care, but I can't find an obituary for a Philip Allen near Springfield. I did find one from Lonoke, AR. but that isn't where Philip lived.
    I think what Philip said was that according to his doctor, his heart condition qualified him for hospice care, not that he was in hospice or planning to go soon.

    Just took a peek at FaceBook, but there are a great many people of that name and adding Springdale, AR got no result.
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    Still no response.

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    I fear the worst. I hope he is finding the peace that escaped him, here at least, in recent years.
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    Does anyone recall his sister's name or where she lived? He spoke of her often, maybe there is something in the forum achives.
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    His granddaughter is named Meghan...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Old Dryfoot View Post
    Does anyone recall his sister's name or where she lived? He spoke of her often, maybe there is something in the forum achives.
    she died a few years ago
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    Okay, that's not going to be any of any help.
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    Did anyone contact his Daughter?
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    Peter's link in #26 contains an address if that can help in any way.
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    Calling the town office building in his village may help.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Old Dryfoot View Post
    Peter's link in #26 contains an address if that can help in any way.
    There is a paywall, which I didn't trust. I held my nose and opened it anyway. I'll writec to the addresses tonight.

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