Dorothy Nell Bost Allison, 87, passed away Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at Osage Beach, Mo.
Born Jan. 15, 1924, in Senath, Mo., daughter of the late Lily Iva Grimmett and Bud Bost, she was a telephone pioneer and retired from the telephone company.
Survivors include two daughters, Oleta Leggett and husband, Darrell, and Jean Loos, all of Camdenton, Mo.; one son, James Edward Allison, Jr., and wife, Chris, of Lebanon, Mo., and many loved relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Margo Allison.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, Jan. 13, at Hedges-Scott Funeral Home in Camdenton.
Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 13, in the Hugo Cemetery at Hugo, Mo.