Roger Lee Allen, Jr., age 43, of Blue Ridge, GA who passed away Thursday, January 3, 2013 in Blue Ridge, GA. Mr. Allen was born in Polk County, TN on November 8, 1969. He worked as a truck driver for Blue Ridge Stone and was a member of Freedom Fellowhip Church.
He is survived by his son, Scott Rose of Acworth, GA; daughter, Natasha Allen of Athens, GA; mother, Carolyn Allen of Blue Ridge; father, Roger Lee Allen, Sr. of Blue Ridge; brother, Jason S. Allen of Blue Ridge; sister and brother-in-law, Tonya R. and Denny Cook of Blue Ridge, GA; and a niece, Katlin Waters.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. from the Akins of Blue Ridge Chapel with Rev. Leonard Hunter, Rev. William Ashe, and Rev. Denny Hawkins officiating. Music will be by Joey Cook and Denny Cook. Pallbearers will be Jason S. Allen, Kevin Franklin, Stacy Allen, Glenn Dilbeck, Donny Watson, Joe Burk, Matthew Dilbeck, Scott Rose, and Rodney Deal. Honorary pallbearers will be Chad Stephens, James Miller, and Bobby Allen. Interment will follow in New Antioch Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home at the Wednesday from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.akinsfuneralhome.com. Akins Funeral Home of Blue Ridge was in charge of arrangements.