Retiring master sergeant

From left, Shannon Allen looks on as a hat is placed on her husband, Master Sgt. Mark Allen, by Brig. Gen. John King, director of Joint Staff, Georgia National Guard. The hat was part of the promotion and retirement ceremony Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013.

LOGANVILLE, Ga. — Retired Master Sgt. Mark Allen, who was severely injured in Afghanistan, has died.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville.

Look for more on this story as it becomes available, and in Wednesday’s Walton Tribune.


Email: david.clemons@waltontribune.com

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You're right, @DaughterofaVet. The way I worded the lede of the story was not the best way I could have done it, so it's been changed.

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