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William Riley "Little Bill" Allison
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1873
McDowell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1962
McDowell County
North Carolina, USA

William Riley "Little Bill" Allison was the son of Benjamin Posey Allison and Margaret Rebecca Biddix. He married Mary Ann Glendown December 15, 1895 in Old Fort, McDowell County, North Carolina and resided in the Old Fort area all his life.

OBITUARY: The McDowell News, Monday, 05 November 1962. Pg. 2, Column 1.

William R. Allison Dies at 90

William Riley Allison, 90, died at 4:05 p.m. Thursday at the home of a son, Claude Allison, in the Dysartsville section of Nebo Route 1.

Funeral services were conducted Saturday at 2:30 p.m. in the Old Fort Baptist Church by Rev. Elbert Harding. Burial was in Old Fort Cemetery.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mary Ann Allison; five sons, Lee and Raymond Allison of Old Fort, Ralph Allison of Marion Route 4, Claude Allison of Nebo Route 1, and Ray Allison of Hickory; one daughter, Mrs. Howard Calloway of Melbourne, Fla.; 21 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren.
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  Benjamin Posey Allison (1835 - ____)
  Margaret Rebecca Biddix Allison (1842 - 1926)
  Mary Ann Glendown Allison (1877 - 1966)
  Floyd Hicks Allison (1896 - 1954)*
  Della Jane Allison Edney (1897 - 1959)*
  William Lee Allison (1900 - 1974)*
  Daisy Marie Allison (1903 - 1947)*
  Raymond John Allison (1905 - 1991)*
  Walter Ralph Allison (1909 - 1967)*
  Claude Benjamin Allison (1911 - 1996)*
  Roy Edward Allison (1913 - 1969)*
  Maude Elsie Allison Calloway (1915 - 1999)*
  Jane Missouri Allison Powers (1860 - 1941)*
  John Henry Allison (1861 - 1938)*
  James Young Allison (1866 - 1942)*
  Dicie Susannah Allison Raffield (1868 - 1938)*
  William Riley Allison (1873 - 1962)
  Elizabeth Jane Glendown Pritchard (1874 - 1955)**
  Annie Lee Allison Keen (1877 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Fort City Cemetery
Old Fort
McDowell County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Jane M. Howard
Record added: Feb 09, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17872197
William Riley Little Bill Allison
Added by: Jane M. Howard
William Riley Little Bill Allison
Added by: George Alexander Allison, Jr.
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Hey Grandpa Allison, Posting another photo of you as I remember you many years ago. Tracy
 Added: Jun. 22, 2016

- Vickie Oates Woods
 Added: May. 4, 2012

- George Alexander Allison, Jr.
 Added: Nov. 2, 2011

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