Floyd Laverne Allison
Floyd Laverne Allison, age 81, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020 at his home. He was born July 14, 1938 in Cassville, the son of James William “Bill” and Ruby (Hodge) Allison. On June 22, 1958 he was united in marriage to Patricia “Pat” House, who survives. Also surviving are one son, David Allison and his wife Challie of Cassville, Missouri; one daughter, Nancy Schneider and her husband Brad of St. Charles, Missouri; two step-brothers, Howard Nelson and his wife Carolyn of Exeter, Missouri and Dennis Nelson and his wife Diane of Arizona; two step-sisters, Sue Panegay and her husband Bill of Michigan and Janell Sexton and her husband Garry of Arkansas. He also had five grandchildren: Stephanie Schnieder, Amanda Gross and her husband Anthony, Jennifer Allison, Samuel Schneider and Andrew Schneider.
Preceding him in death were his parents; one son, Randell Lee Allison, his step-mother, Marie (Nelson) Allison and one step-brother, Danny Nelson.
Floyd grew up and received his education in Barry County, where he graduated from Southwest High School. He worked at Roaring River State Park, Vaisey Bristol and Garrett Manufacturing. He finished his career as a self-employed salesman. Some of his favorite pastimes were playing golf, fishing, and watching St. Louis Cardinals' baseball. He read his Bible religiously. Everyone that knew him, knew he always put family first and loved his grandchildren dearly. He was a member of Cassville First Baptist Church for sixty-two years.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor James Weaver will conduct the services. Burial will be at Maplewood Cemetery in Exeter.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 PM Tuesday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.
Contributions may be made to Cassville First Baptist Church Youth Department or Children’s Department in memory of Floyd.
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