Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Gary Newton Allison, age 62, of Cleveland. Mr. Allison passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013. Memorial services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, from the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Dana Young officiating.
Mr. Allison was born in Fulton County on Dec. 7, 1950, to the late Harold Newton Allison and Ruth Nix Allison. He served with honor in the United States Army during the Vietnam Conflict, afterward returning to his passion, which was farming. In addition to his parents Mr. Allison is preceded in death by his sister Priscilla Kirby.
Survivors include his aunt and uncle, Leona and Carl Bartholomew of Cleveland; as well as nieces, nephews, a host of cousins and many close and dear friends.
Flowers will be acknowledged or memorial donations may be made to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, 1687 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA 30329.
Condolences may be sent to the family of Mr. Allison by visiting www.alexander-funeral.com.
Alexander Funeral Home, Cleveland