Ruth Allison (nee Jackson) of Barnhart, Missouri passed away on Monday, March 5, 2012 at the age of 79. Dearest daughter of Sarah Jackson (nee Rowell) and the late Solon Jackson. Beloved wife of the late Arza Allison. Loving mother of Brenda (Richard) Bond, Don (Kitty) Allison, David (Lori) Allison, Dannie (Sharon) Allison and the late Vickie Nice, Danny Lovvorn and Sandra Martin. Dear sister of Dee (the late Dorothy) Jackson, Gene (Wanda) Jackson and Carrol (Dot) Jackson. Dearest grandmother of 19 and great grandmother of 8. Our dear aunt, great aunt, cousin and dear friend to many.
Funeral service to be held on Friday, March 9, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. at Heiligtag-Lang-Fendler Funeral Home, 1081 Jeffco Blvd., Arnold, Missouri. Interment Shepherd Hills Cemetery. Visitation Thursday, March 8, 2012 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Should friends desire, contributions to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital appreciated. Condolences may be offered at www.heiligtagfuneralhome.com.