Retired U.S. Army Sergeant First Class Donald Richard Allen, 67, of\nSpring Lake, died Sunday, January 18, 2015, in his residence surrounded by his\nloving and caring family.\n\nSgt. Allen was a Viet Nam veteran. He is predeceased in death by his parents,\nJoseph Y. Allen and Eva Baker Allen, and a daughter Delane Elizabeth\nAllen.\n\nMemorial services will be held on Wednesday, January 21,\n2015, at 11:00 AM at Union United Methodist Church. \nThe family will receive friends prior to the service at the Church from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM. Interment with military honors will follow in\nUnion United Methodist Church Cemetery.\n\nSurviving is his wife, Mary A. Allen; a son, Michael Allen\nand wife, Jodi; and two brothers, Gerald Y. Allen and wife, Nancy; and L. George\nAllen.\n\nIn lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Community Home\nCare & Hospice, 1231 N. Main Street, Lillington, NC 27546, or Union United\nMethodist Church, 2212 Nursery Road, Lillington, NC 27546.