David Allsup, 63, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013.
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Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Collier-Butler Chapel. The Rev. Sherrie Reynolds will officiate. Entombment will follow at Forrest Cemetery Mausoleum. Collier-Butler Funeral and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Allsup loved the outdoors, camping, caving and traveling in general. He never went anywhere the same way twice. He loved airplanes and reading.
Mr. Allsup was preceded in death by his parents, Walker Allsup and Nancy Wesley; and very special aunt and uncle, Virginia and Henry Luker.
Survivors include his wife, Kathy Allsup; sister, Anne (Emmett) Conaway; mother-in-law, Minnie Ferguson; sister-in-law, Linda (Gene) Owens; brother-in-law, Tommy Ferguson; nieces and nephews, Amy (Toby) Williams, Ashley (Cody) Odell, Andrew Ferguson, Lauren Conaway, Matthew Conaway; his canine companion, Jack; and his other animal companions.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Humane Society or your favorite
Special thanks to Chuck Brown.
The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.collier-butler.com.
Published in The Gadsden Times on Feb. 21, 2013