|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1941|
|Death: ||Dec. 6, 2011|
Margaret Eilene Allison, 70 of Adair, OK departed this life on Tuesday, December 6, 2011. Margaret was born on July 1, 1941 in Neodesha, KS to Maurice and Marjorie (Tannahill) Van Beber. She was raised in Eureka, KS and moved to Shawnee when she was a teenager. After graduating from Shawnee High School she continued her education at Oklahoma State University where she met David Allison. Margaret and David were married on August 4, 1963 and started their life together in El Dorado Springs, MO where she taught high school Spanish. She and David had three children. In 1979 the family moved to Adair where they made their home until the time of her death. The Allisons were members of the Adair United Methodist Church and recently began attending Church On The Move in Tulsa. Margaret was a devout Christian who put God and family first. She enjoyed cooking, organizing parties and having friends to their home for meals. Family was very important to Margaret and she enjoyed taking trips with them and visiting in their homes. She also enjoyed attending her grandchildren's' sporting events and piano recitals.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Jim VanBeber.
Margaret is survived by her loving husband, David Allison of the home in Adair; children, Aimee Duncan and her husband Rick of Troy, OH, Tiffany Young and her husband, Frank of Tulsa, OK, and Stewart Allison and his wife, Kendra of Houston, TX; grandchildren, Kailey, Brooke, and Drew Duncan; Riley and Emma Young; and Chase, Sydney, and Adin Allison; and brother Bill VanBeber and his wife Martha of Shawnee, OK.
Funeral Service will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, December 9, 2011 at Adair United Methodist Church, Adair, OK. Dr. Vaughn Story and Pastor Trish Harris will officiate. Interment will be in the West Adair Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Gary Kelley's Add'Vantage Funeral and Cremation Service, 9761 East 31st Street, Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Maurice Cooper VanBeber (1914 - 1975)
Marjorie Ellen Tannahill VanBeber (1913 - 2006)
Margaret Eilene VanBeber Allison (1941 - 2011)
James Robert VanBeber (1943 - 1971)*
West Adair Cemetery
Created by: OkieBran
Record added: Dec 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81804574