Jake Allison(1920 - 2010)

Jake Allison March 6, 1920 - November 8, 2010 Jake Allison left this world on November 8, 2010, surrounded by his loving family and friends, to join his beloved wife, Ruth of 70 years. He left a great deal of love, support, and knowledge to his surviving family which includes, Joyce Lockett of WA, Terry Allison and wife Barbara of WA; Deborah Beckett and husband Thomas of Bakersfield, CA; one brother, Bill Allison of Tulare, CA; 8 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and 1 great- great-grandchild. Jake was born March 6, 1920 in Shawnee, OK. He married Ruth Jordan in 1938. Jake served in the Army from 1944-46. He moved to Bakersfield in 1946 and worked as a supervisor on the Santa Fe Railroad retiring in 1980. Jake was a member of the Caledonia Masonic Lodge #486. Jake loved spending time with his family, fishing, and working in his fix-it shop. Chapel service will be held on Friday, November 12, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. at Greenlawn Memorial Chapel, 3700 River Blvd. Viewing is Thursday, November 11, 2010, from 1-4 p.m. Greenlawn Mortuary www.bakersfield.com/obits

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Greenlawn Funeral Homes • Cemeteries • Cremations
3700 River Blvd. Bakersfield, CA 93305
(661) 324-9701

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Nov. 11, 2010