Dewey Allgood, Jr. entered into rest on April 23, 2013, at the age of ninety-one. Loving husband of Josette Allgood (nee Randall). Beloved father of Sandra (Gery) Marmaduke, Susan (Clark) Currier, Ronald Randall, Donald (Kathy) Randall and David (Susan) Randall. Loving brother of Robert Allgood (Faye) and Lois Schiffner. Loving uncle, brother-in-law, grandfather, great grandfather, coach, mentor and friend to many.
Mr. Allgood was a U.S. Navy veteran of WWII and served aboard the USS Beatty. He was a coach and administrator in Missouri S&T’s department of athletics for 40 years and a member of the university’s Athletic Hall of Fame. He was well known for his personal concern and care for the many athletes he coached. He built tremendous relationships with the student-athletes during his tenure as well as in the years following his retirement. He will not be forgotten by his family or all the people he has touched throughout his life.
A memorial service will be held at Christ Episcopal Church, 1000 North Main, Rolla, Missouri May 4, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Dewey Allgood Athletic Scholarship at Missouri S&T, 1200 North Pine Street, Rolla, MO 65409.