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Francis Rass Allison
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1918
Transylvania County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 2012
Transylvania County
North Carolina, USA

OBITUARY: The Transylvania Times, Brevard, Transylvania Co., NC, Thursday, 02 Aug 2012, pg.

Francis "Rass" Allison

Francis "Rass" Allison, 93, passed away on July 31, 2012 in Brevard, Transylvania County, North Carolina. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps during World War II, specifically participating in action against the enemy at Okinawa and in the Pacfic Theater. Rass and his wife Pauline operated operated a cattle farm on the French Broad River as well as several other businesses in Brevard. Rass was preceded in death by his parents, Alfred and Jessie Allison, his wife Pauline Mull Allison, and his son, Charles Allison. He was also preceded in death by all of his siblings, brothers: James, Perry, and Eli Allison and his sisters; Virginia Raymer and Helen Gibbs. He is survived by his son, Gary Allison and wife Pat, and his daughter, June Allison McCall and husband Plato, all of Brevard, N. C., and daughter-in-law Phyllis Allison of San Diego and five grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be held at 3:00 PM on August 2, 2012 at Gillespie-Evergreen Cemetery with Rev. Steve Jones and Rev. Brenda Jones officiating. Moore Funeral Home & Cremation Services are caring for the family.

Allison lineage back to Thomas Allanson, English extraction, London.

Thomas Allanson/Mary Roberts
Charles Allanson/ ? Posey
Thomas Allison/Barbary Burch
Benjamin Allison/Mary ?
Burch Allison/Jemima Bird
Francis Posey Allison/Mary Hefner
Elisha Montgomery Allison/Roxanna Adelaide Lanier
Alfred Lanier Allison/Jessie A. Poore
Francis Rass Allison 
Family links: 
  Alfred Lanier Allison (1886 - 1949)
  Jessie Adialade Poore Allison (1889 - 1944)
  Pauline Emma Mull Allison (1920 - 1997)
  James Henry Allison (1911 - 1979)*
  Perry Alfred Allison (1913 - 1998)*
  Francis Rass Allison (1918 - 2012)
*Calculated relationship
Gillespie Evergreen Cemetery
Transylvania County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: George Alexander Allison...
Originally Created by: Lorraine
Record added: Aug 01, 2012
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Francis Rass Allison
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Francis Rass Allison
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Francis Rass Allison
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Thank you, Sir.
- R. Watson
 Added: Nov. 21, 2012
In Memory of Francis "Rass" Allison, thank you for serving our Great Country.
- Lorraine
 Added: Aug. 1, 2012

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