John Robert Allen (LANGLEY, S.C.)

LANGLEY, S.C. - -Entered into rest suddenly, Tuesday, afternoon, February 6th, 2007 at Aiken Regional Medical Centers, Aiken, SC, Mr. John Robert "Buster" Allen, 60, of Langley, SC, son of the late Walter and Pansey Allen. Born in Aiken County, SC, he was a lifelong resident of Langley, SC. He was a member of Bath Pentecostal Holiness Church and for the past fifteen years he had been employed by Aiken County Landfill. A veteran of the Vietnam War, Buster proudly served his country in the United States Army. Buster had formerly coached little league baseball and was an avid Atlanta Braves fan and also a Gamecock fan. He is survived by a sister, Sarah Luticia Peacon, Warrenville, SC; brothers, Bobby Wade Allen, (Miriam) Langley, SC and James Allen, (Fran) Greer, SC; granddaughter, Katrina Love Osborne, and nieces and nephews, Rhonda K. Allen, Sarah Cannaday, Bobbie Jean Walker, Denise Sikes, Suzanne Robinson, Kathy Patton, Buddy Peacon, Tim Allen and Ashley Boyd. Funeral services will be held Friday, afternoon, February 9th, 2007 at 3 o'clock at Hatcher Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Langley, SC, with Pastor Bill Branch and Pastor Todd Blackwell officiating. Interment will follow in Langley Cemetery, Langley, SC. Pallbearers will be Calvin McCravy, Michael Baynham, Clyde Henley, John Wilson, Johnny McDonald, and Jimmy Free. Honorary pallbearers will be the Men's Fellowship of Bath Pentecostal Holiness Church and Ben Ray Cochran. The family has asked that memorials in memory of Buster be made to Bath Pentecostal Holiness Church, P.O. Drawer H, Bath, SC 29816. Friends may call at the home of Buddy Peacon, 213 Legion Rd., Warrenville, SC or Thursday, evening, February 8th, 2007 from 7 until 9 o'clock at Hatcher Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Langley, SC. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-February 8, 2007