Mr. L.C. Allen, age 83, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Monday, May 16, 2011. Mr. Allen was preceded in death by his parents Charlie M. & Lennie Allen, and brother Milford Allen. He is survived by his wife of 22 years Lenora McDaniel Allen, Flowery Branch, GA; Daughters and Sons-in-law Cheryl and Ray Sudderth, Buford, GA; Marianne and Buster Whitley, Chapel Hill TN; Step-Daughters Jeanette and Kennie Buice, Winder, GA; Debra McGaha, Winterville, GA; Janice and Tim Hambrick, Sugar Hill, GA; Karen and Jimmy Davis, Good Hope, GA; Grandchildren Jason, Greg, and Brian Whitley, Shane Sudderth, Christy Miller, Great Grandchildren Daniel Miller, Ethan Miller, Jordan Brevard, Grady Sudderth, Zachary Wilson, Chloe Holtzclaw. Step-Grandsons Kevin Buice, Dean Buice, T.J. Hamrick, John Addington, Step Granddaughters Carrie Kennedy, Lori Parham, Sabrina Heard. 15 step great grandchildren. Sisters and Brother in Law, Gladys and Leon Kimbro, Buford, GA., Ruth Brown Lawrenceville GA., Dorothy Pirkle Buford, GA., Sister in Law: Jewel Towe, Winder GA. Brother in Law, Carlos McDaniel, Jefferson City TN., Several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Allen was born on June 17, 1927 in Gwinnett County GA.; Mr. Allen was a veteran of the US Navy and a member of the Buford American Legion Post #127. Mr. Allen retired after 32 years of service from General Motors Assembly Plant in Doraville GA as a supervisor. He was a member of Gravel Springs Baptist Church, and a member of the Buford Masonic Lodge #292 F & AM, Funeral services will be held at 3:30 P.M. on Wednesday May 18, 2011 at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Frankie Southerland officiating Interment will follow at White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Duluth GA. with Masonic graveside service. The family will receive friends on Tuesday May 17, 2011 from 3:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com .