L. Gale Allen Memorial

L. Gale Allen


1952 – 2002


Gale was Director of Sevier County Ambulance Service.
He began his service in 1972 as one of the first to be hired by Sevier
County Ambulance. In 1983, Gale took over as Director and the service
continued to grow…to today’s 37 full time – 13 part time employees –
6 units and one on the way. He was one of the pioneers for TASA and always
strived to promote the profession of EMS. As one employee stated “Gale
was a great boss, but most of all, he was a great friend”
. He
will be greatly missed