Mr. Robert Edward Allen, 84, of Marietta, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Sunday, August 3rd in the Chapel of Carmichael Funeral Home in Marietta with Rev. Keith Bates officiating. Interment will be at Kennesaw Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Allen retired after 36 years of service as a Flight Line Inspector at Lockheed-Martin. He was member of Lost Mountain Church of God. He enjoyed vegetable gardening and fishing. Mr. Allen was preceded in death by his first wife, Mildred Elois Allen and his stepson, Michael A. Williams. Mr. Allen is survived by his wife, Mattie L. Allen of Marietta, GA; sons, Robert Michael Allen of Jasper, GA, Rev. Keith Allen of Acworth, GA, Jeff Allen of Knoxville, TN; daughter, Nancy Edelen of Jasper, GA; stepson, Robert L. Williams of Kennesaw, GA; sisters, Ruby Daniel of Forest Park, GA, Glenton Smith of Ranger, GA; seventeen grandchildren, twenty-seven great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 4:00 - 6:00 PM, Saturday, August 2nd at Carmichael Funeral Home in Marietta, (770) 424-4924.