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Odell Allison

Friday, December 18, 2009

Odell Allison, son of the late Luther and Vinelu Wilson Allison, was born July 21, 1926, and passed away Sunday, Dec. 13, 2009, in Salome, Ariz., after a short illness.

He was a bus driver for 42 years.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Peggy Allison, of Salome; one son, Michael Allison and wife, Juli, of Dallas, Texas; two daughters, Kareena Jenkins and husband, Nick, of Missoula, Mont., and Michelle Messick and husband, Mike, of Diamond Bar, Calif.; two grandchildren; many nieces and nephews, and other relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, James Leonard Allison, Norvie Allison and Lawrence Allison, and a sister, Aladine Allison Lancaster.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 22, in the McGrew Cemetery near Senath with Rev. Wesley Payne officiating.

McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath is in charge of arrangements.