Sylvia C. Allen, 95, of McDonough, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. She was born in Aliquippa, Pa., to the late Nick and Ana Calugar. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Lewis Bradley Allen, son, Peter Allen and daughter, Susan Allen. Sylvia was a member of Salem Baptist Church in McDonough.
Ms. Allen is survived by her son, John Allen, of McDonough; siblings, George Calugar, of Niles, Ohio, and Chuck Calugar, Newbury, Ore.; grandchildren, Ryan Blakney and Amanda Allen; great-grandchildren, Susie, Paisley and Rosalie.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 18, at the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Rev. Rick Statham and Rev. Gary Jarnigin officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.