Roger D. Allen, age 56, of Somerset, passed from this life on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center.

Roger was born on August 18, 1960, in Somerset, son of Edward Gann and Mary Elizabeth Adams Allen.  He was a self-employed care-giver and laborer.  Roger was of the Jehovah Witness faith.

He is survived by his mother, Mary; his sisters, Mary Ann (and husband, Cecil) Nevels and Janice Lynn Sewell; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Roger is preceded in death by his father; and his two brothers, Dennis Allen and David Allen.

Visitation will be on Friday, September 23, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel.

Funeral services will be on Friday, after the visitation, at 12:00 noon, in the funeral home chapel.  Burial will be in Quinton Cemetery, in Bronston.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made “In Honor of His Mother”, Mary Elizabeth Allen.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.