He was a member of Cookson Creek Baptist Church in Ocoee. He was born on Dec. 8, 1955.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mae and Olon Queen, and close friend Larry Blackwell.
He was a proud U.S. Army veteran, and retired from the Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Cleveland after 25 years of service. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia Queen; son, Allen Queen; grandchildren: Skylar, Austin and Haley Queen; sister, Judy Adams; brothers, David Queen of Benton and William Queen of Dalton, Ga.; special niece, Stephany Kirksey; and several other nieces, nephews and cousins; and special friends: Jerry Blackwell, Joe Simmons, Mike and Darlene Veeler and Nathan Ogle.
A memorial service will be held for friends and family on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Cookson Creek Baptist Church.
Please visit the Queen family guestbook and leave a message of comfort at www.serenityfunerals.com.
Serenity Funeral Home and Cremation Center, LLC of Cleveland is in charge of arrangements.