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Eugene Carlton Allen
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Funeral services for Eugene Carlton Allen, 75, of Mt. Airy, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at Hazel Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Trent Smith and the Rev. Billy Burrell officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery with full military honors provided by Grant Reeves VFW Post No. 7720, Habersham County American Legion Post No. 84 and Rabun County DAV Chapter No. 15.

Mr. Allen died Thursday, April 26, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

Born July 12, 1936, in Habersham County, he was a son of the late Clyde and Bonnie Lockman Allen.

Mr. Allen was a member of Hazel Creek Baptist Church, and proudly served in the United States Army. He enjoyed traveling to the mountains, eating sweets, fishing and was an animal enthusiast.

Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Louise Lathan Allen of Mt. Airy; daughter, Jeanette Oliver of Mt. Airy; son and daughter-in-law, Doug and Tammy Allen of Clarkesville; grandchildren, Hannah Allen of Clarkesville, and Rhonda and Marshell Parson of Maysville; great-grandchildren, Taylor and Trisha Parson; sister, Doris Hooper of Clarkesville; and brother, Earl Allen of Clarkesville.

Memorials may be made to the Hazel Creek Baptist Church Building Fund, 243 Hazel Creek Church Road, Mt. Airy, GA 30563.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia was in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

May 2, 2012