After a debilitating accident, Ken Allen begins a downward spiral into self-medication and drug abuse.
He is also survived by two sons, Shawn Creek of Lynchburg and Kyle (Jessica) Creek of Morrow; two granddaughters, Mackenzie Creek and Kalyn Creek; two brothers, Lewis Creek of Missouri and Danny (Dee) Creek of Lynchburg; and a sister, Lisa (Jesse) Holcomb of Lynchburg. on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the Davis-Turner Funeral Home in Lynchburg.
A 2006 graduate of CCM's Electronic Media program, Kenneth Allen has won awards for short films and sports productions.
He received the Director's Commendation, Launch Honoree and other distinctions.
Ken was a certified pilot, scuba diver, and dive-instructor.
Allen ran camera for collegiate sporting events for ESPN and FOX Sports.
He has been a replay operator for FOX Sports and the Big East Digital Network.
Allen also own a small photography company, focusing on weddings and senior portraits.
He has pushed his screenwriting and golf careers to the side to start a family.
He then went to work for the Army Corps of Engineers.