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Robert L Allison

July 16, 1944 April 26, 2019
Robert  L Allison
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Obituary for Robert L Allison

Robert L. Allison, 74, of Decatur, IL passed away on Friday, April 26, 2019.
A graveside service to honor and celebrate Robert’s life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 24, 2019 at Graceland Cemetery. Dawson & Wikoff North Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.
Robert was born on July 16, 1944 in Moweaqua, IL, the son of Ottis and Martha (Stull) Allison. Robert worked at General Electric where he met JoAnne Danner. They married on February 28, 1968, they later divorced in 1976. Robert also worked at Borg-Warner, Curtis Detective Agency and retired from Service Master on July 31, 2013. Robert was a Chicago Bears fan and a NASCAR fan especially the Earnhardt family. He enjoyed listening to Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash. Robert was a great man, father, grandfather, great grandfather, but above all a great friend to have.
Robert is survived by his son: Albert Joe (Louetta) Allison; daughters: Robin A. (Frank) King and Tonya (Doug) McConnell; grandchildren: James, Nicole and Samantha; seven great grandchildren; nieces: Theresa (Mark) Thrasher and Missy (Russell) Tish; nephew: Brian Porter; several great nieces and great nephews; brother-in-law: Jim Porter.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters: Ruth (Leroy) Tipsword and Betty Porter and his nephew: Robbie Porter.
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11:00 AM 5/24/2019 11:00:00 AM
Graceland Cemetery

2091 N. Oakland Avenue Decatur, IL 62526

Graceland Cemetery
2091 N. Oakland Avenue Decatur, IL 62526

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