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  • Memorial Service

    Jun 5, 2021, 10:30 AM US/Eastern

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    Sweetwater Branch Inn

    Please join us to share reflections and memorys with Dr. Allen Overman at Sweetwater Branch Inn. If you cannot attend, please share a memory and picture online.

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Scott Thourot

Dr. Allen Ray Overman

March 11, 1937 - September 06, 2020

We created this memorial to celebrate the life of Dr. Allen Ray Overman. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. Click on the heart to let us know you were here and to receive email updates. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial.

OBITUARY
     Dr. Allen Ray Overman , 83 years old, of Gainesville, Florida passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 6, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family.       Allen was born on March 11, 1937, in Nahunta, North Carolina, to Elmer and Ruth Sullivan...  see more
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  • Max Overman
    • Max Overman
      Max Overman Allen with son Max, Illinois, 1966; Allen & Deanye with Grandson, Dylan, Gainesville, 1986; Rush Choate and Allen at Clock Restaurant; Allen mowing grass on farm in North Carolina.
      • Jun 14
  • Thomas Schanze
    I started out as a lab tech in Dr. Overman's research projects and was fortunate to spend much time in the field listening to his views on many fronts but most impactful was his love for teaching and advancing science. Dr. Overman took me under his wing...  more
  • Jason Strenth
    Dr. Overman was one of the first professors I had in the Agricultural Engineering Department at UF. I really enjoyed his course, not only on the content, but his unique style of teaching. He was passionate about the profession of Agricultural...  more
  • Kelly Brock
    Kelly Brock added 1 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Allen Ray Overman:
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    • Kelly Brock
      Kelly Brock Graduation day 2004! Without Dr. Overman, I doubt I would have ever even pursued a Ph.D., nor would I have the engineering career and opportunities that I enjoy today.
      • Jun 4
    • Kelly Brock
      Scott Thourot Great picture of you three!
      • Jun 4
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  • Gerald Isaacs
    Allen was a very strong contributor to the water quality research programs of the department .He confirmed his analytical conclusions with extensive field trials . I enjoyed going with him on occasion to visit these plots near Tallahassee and at the...  more
  • Scott Thourot
  • Scott Thourot
    Scott Thourot added 1 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Allen Ray Overman:
    1978 UF gricultural Engineering Department Staff
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    Scott Thourot added 1 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Allen Ray Overman:
    Dr. Overman speaking at the UF Agricultural Engineering 75th Anniversary
  • Scott Thourot
    Scott Thourot added 5 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Allen Ray Overman:
    At the table
    Tractor watching
    Harvest time
    Proud Grandpa
    Tommy Perry and his wife with Dr. O and Deanye
  • Scott Thourot
    Scott Thourot added 5 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Allen Ray Overman:
    Wedding
    Home
    Happy Couple
    On the river
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    Allen & parents
    Allen at N.C. State
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  • Scott Thourot
    Dr. Overman was very dedicated to his students and shared a personal interest in cultivating their thirst for learning. He influenced so many people that work in agriculture, science, and engineering throughout Florida, the US, and the world.