Family-Placed Death Notice
ALLISON, Herman Herman Lee Allison, 72, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, July 12, 2008 after a courageous battle with leukemia. Al was born in Montreat, North Carolina, the son of the late Morgan and Sarah Allison. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and a graduate of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, holding B.A. and J.D. degrees from that institution. He retired in 2002 as partner in the law firm of Constangy, Brooks and Smith having served there as a trial lawyer. Al was a devoted member of the Peachtree Presbyterian Church of Atlanta and gladly served on the Board of the Atlanta Humane Society for many years. He is survived by his daughter, Shannon Warr and her husband John of Cumming; grandchildren: Lawton Warr and Harper Warr; Betty Darnell Allison of Cumming; and sisters, Loretta Conteleon of Asheville, NC, Harriet Jones of Mathews, NC, Marie Davis of Charlotte, NC, and Lucille McWhorter of Jacksonville, FL. Funeral services will be held at McDonald & Sons Funeral Home, 150 Sawnee Drive, Cumming, GA at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, July 15, 2008. Burial services will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to The Atlanta Humane Society, 981 Howell Mill Road NW, Atlanta, GA 30318. Condolences may be expressed online at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home & Crematory, 150 Sawnee Drive, Cumming, GA 30040, (770) 886-9899.