Brian P. Allen, 48, of Hixson, Tenn., passed away Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. He was born on April 20, 1969, in Chattanooga. He worked in the family business Allen Surveying. He was raised in Central Baptist Church Woodmoore. He was preceded in death by his father, Lee Allen; brother, Greg Bice; and grandparents, Eldon and Marie Petty. Survivors include his mother, Gail Allen, of Hixson; four brothers, Phillip Bice, of Hixson, Robert L. Allen and wife, Cheryl, of Alpharetta, Ga., L. David Allen and wife, Mary, Stephen Allen, sister, Deborah Gregory, all of Chattanooga, Tenn.; one uncle and several aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today, Sept. 14, 2017, at the funeral home. A private graveside service will be held by the family with Dr. Donald Ziegler and Perry Johnson officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Falling Water Baptist Tabernacle, 603 Jackson Road, Hixson, Tennessee 37343 or the Humane Educational Society, 212 N. Highland Park Ave., Chattanooga, TN 37404. Please share your thoughts and memories online at www.ChattanoogaNorthChapel.com Arrangements by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, North Chapel, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37421.