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Margaret Windle Allison
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Birth: Nov. 17, 1925
Wythe County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 27, 2006
Draper
Pulaski County
Virginia, USA

Mrs. Margaret Windle Allison went to be with the Lord on September 27, 2006 at her home in Draper, VA. She was a lifelong resident of Draper except for a brief time spent living in Wythe County. She was born in Pulaski County on November 17, 1925 and was the daughter of the late J.E. and Etta Windle. She was also preceded in death by her husband, William Wayne "Booty" Allison; an infant brother; three sisters: Mrs. Lois Quesenberry, Mrs. Elizabeth Roseberry and Mrs. Lola Dalton; and by five of her six children: Cynthia "Cindy" Allison, Randall "Randy" Allison, Keith Emmuel Allison, William Wayne Allison, Jr. and Alan "Ricky" Allison; and by one grandson, Travis Quesenberry Allison. Mrs. Allison was an accomplished writer having had numerous articles and short stories published in her younger years. Later in life she wrote columns for the Southwest Times in Pulaski, the Enterprise in Wytheville, and the Carroll County News of Hillsville. She also was a carrier for the Southwest Times for many, many years. She was an avid reader and continued her love fro writing throughout her life. She also had been highly involved with the family business of 35 years, Windle Grocery in Draper. She was a graduate of Draper High School and graduated with honors. She was also awarded several scholarships for her writing, art and high academics by several colleges. She later attended college with much success and joy. She was an extremely intelligent lady and learning was always a pleasure for her. Mrs. Allison was very talented with crafts and art. She painted numerous oil paintings, charcoal drawings and had delved in several other art forms. She had given great pleasure to her family over the years by sharing her artwork with them. She was extremely gifted in designing and creating beautiful afghans using man different fabrics and methods. She was a lifelong member of the Draper Valley Presbyterian Church. She was a strong believer in the Lord and saw God's love and beauty in all things, especially in her beautiful cats and other animals she loved dearly. Surviving are: one daughter, Ms. Alice A. Hensley of Bristol, TN; seven grandchildren, Valerie Walling of Tennessee, Margo Armbrister of Pulaski, Melanie Trent of Christiansburg, Daniel Allison of Dublin, Rhonda Allison of Pulaski, and Cass and Heith Allison of the Philippines; six great-grandchildren; and three nieces and one nephew, Elaine Quesenberry, Joan and Connie Roseberry, and Rex Dalton. Mrs. Allison was very fortunate to have a very special nephew, Michael Quesenberry, who has been a great help and companion to her for the last several years. Funeral service will be held Monday at 2:00 p.m. at the Draper Valley Presbyterian Church with Rev. Kenneth Pierce and Rev. George Freeman officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Sunday at Stevens Funeral Home. The family will gather after funeral services at the Brush Arbor Worship Center, located at 410 Newbern Road, Pulaski. Condolences may be sent to individual family members. Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home in Pulaski.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Emuel Windle (1900 - 1962)
  Etta M Chrisley Windle (1898 - 1977)
 
 Spouse:
  William Wayne Allison (1911 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  William Wayne Allison (1956 - 2003)*
  Alan Ricardo Allison (1957 - 2005)*
  Cynthia Elizabeth Allison (1958 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Son Windle (____ - 1921)*
  Elizabeth Windle Roseberry (1920 - 1994)*
  Elizabeth Windle Roseberry (1920 - 1994)*
  Margaret Windle Allison (1925 - 2006)
  Lola Windle Dalton (1929 - 1983)*
  Lois Windle Quesenberry (1929 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Draper Valley Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Draper
Pulaski County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Denise Drake Horton
Originally Created by: Becky
Record added: Jan 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47249350
Margaret <i>Windle</i> Allison
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