Allison Goggans Clapp, 47, of Cumming went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on April 28, 2014. Born in Birmingham, Ala., she was the daughter of the late James Goggans and Martha Tracy of Pinson, Ala.
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Allison graduated from nursing school at the University of North Georgia in 1995. She went on to achieve her Bachelor Science degree in nursing from North Georgia in 2010. She successfully completed her Master's Degree in Nursing at North Georgia in 2013, as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Allison was on the faculty of the University of North Georgia as Assistant Professor of Nursing. Prior to her faculty appointment, Allison worked with Cumming Pediatrics and Egleston Children's Hospital.
With her family, Allison had been a member of Vision Baptist Church in Alpharetta for seven years. She previously taught Sunday school at Fellowship Baptist Church in Cumming. She found great joy in mission trips to the Dominican Republic, Peru and Chile.
Allison loved caring for her family, friends and all with whom she came in contact. She will be greatly missed.
In addition to her mother, Allison is survived by her loving husband, Jonathan Clapp of Cumming; much loved sons, Patrick, Randy and David Clapp, also of Cumming; sister, Susan (Ricky) Gambill and niece, Casie (Kevin) Carson of Pinson, Ala.; and nephew, Ricky James Gambill of Cumming.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 3, at 11 a.m. at Coal Mountain Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens. A public reception will be held following the service at 1 p.m. in the Red Barn at the Cumming Fairgrounds. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, May 1, from 6-9 p.m. and Friday, May 2, from noon to 9 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Foreign Missions Program of Vision Baptist Church at www.visionbaptist.com or (770)456-5881.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.mcdonaldandson.com
McDonald and Son Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.
McDonald and Son Funeral Home and Crematory - Cumming
150 Sawnee Drive Cumming, GA 30040
Published in Forsyth County News from Apr. 30 to May 3, 2014