Edward Earl Allen, 64, of Hope Mills, died Tuesday April 21, 2015. He was born in Robeson County April 30, 1950, to Melba White Allen and the late Earl Allen. A Celebration of Life service will be held Friday April 24, 2015 at 7:00PM in McNeill Mackie Funeral Home chapel in St. Pauls, with Reverend Gary Lucas officiating. The F amily will receive friends for 1 hour prior to the service, from 6:00-7:00 PM. Preceded in death by his father, Earl Allen, he is survived by his wife, Susan J. Allen; son, Kris H. Allen and his wife Heather; grandchildren, Devin Allen, Jaida Allen and Lakoda Allen; and mother, Melba Allen. On line condolences may be made to www.mcneillmackiefuneralhome.com Arrangements by McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls.