Mary Lou (Coleman) Allison

DENISON - Mary Lou Coleman-Allison entered into eternal life Monday, December 9, 2013 in Denison.

Mrs. Allison was born October 14, 1957 in Prescott, Ariz., the daughter of Manuel "M.C." and Betty (Campbell) Coleman. Mary had a positive attitude and inspired many people with her joyful outlook on life in the face of adversity. Mary's grandchildren and great-grandchildren were the light of her life. She will be missed immensely by her family and friends every day for the rest of their lives. She worked for Albertson's and enjoyed spending time with her co-workers and customers who would frequent her line just to talk to her.

Mary is survived by her loving family: husband of 32 years, Glenn Allison of Denison and her children, Rhonda McManigell and husband, Michael of Denison, Gaylen Allison of Denison, Robyn Voight and husband, Simon of Denison, Brett Starr and wife Ambra of Kerrville, and Brandon Starr and wife, Jamie of Waxahachie; two sisters, Sherry Haar of Mesquite, and Ginger Rockers and husband Richard of Maryville, Tenn.; two brothers, James Coleman, of Denison and Leoren Hudson of Prescott, Arizona. She is also survived by all of her beloved grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Coral Siefken and husband Jonathan of Sherman, Tracey Schindler, Leoren Allison, Kaety, Micah, Paisley, Wyatt, Kinley, and Piper, two great-grandchildren, Teagan and Jonathan, Jr. She was preceded in death by her father, M.C. Coleman of Arizona and her mother, Betty Campbell of Denison and her beloved dog, Haley.

A celebration of Mary's life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 14, 2013 at Fisher Funeral Chapel. There is no set time for family visitation.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Fisher Funeral Home, 604 West Main, Denison.

Funeral Home

Fisher Funeral Home - Denison
604 W. Main  Denison, TX 75020

Published in The Herald Democrat on Dec. 13, 2013