Thomas Neal “Tom” Allison, 73 of Washington went to his Heavenly home on Friday afternoon; while at his residence with his family at his side.
Tom was born June 23, 1943 to the late Neal and Josephine (Hill) Allison. Tom grew up helping his father, grandfather, and brother on the family farm and did so throughout the course of his life. Tom was a 1961 graduate of Washington High School and married the love of his life Beverly “Kay” Wolkins on November 21, 1963 and they are members of Pleasant Hill Christian Church. Tom was employed by McCords until they closed and then retired from Steel Ball Manufacturing. Tom and Kay enjoyed traveling together and Tom enjoyed watching the Dallas Cowboys play football.
Tom was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, and a nephew, Aaron Allison.
Survivors include his loving wife of 53 wonderful years, Beverly “Kay” Allison; 2 sons, Gary Allison (Amber Traylor), Jamey Allison; four grandchildren, Hannah Allison, Jessica Allison, Jay Allison, Ava Allison; a brother, Steve Allison; a niece, Amy Esterbrook; a nephew, Bobby Baker.
Friends may call Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at Gill Funeral Home from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. A service will be held on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. also at the funeral home with visitation one hour prior. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery