Mrs. Allison died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011.
Born Jan. 16, 1926, in Hall County, she was the daughter of the late Thomas G. and Mary Jane Garrish Merck. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Griff Allison Jr., and her son, Clyde Allison.
Mrs. Allison was of the Baptist faith and was a retired textile worker.
Survivors include her daughter, Ann Taylor of Demorest; daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Kenneth Lindsay of Clarkesville; son, Sammie Allison of Mt. Airy; son and daughter-in-law, Jimmie and Lynnette Allison of Cornelia; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hillside Baptist Church, In Memory of Mary Sue Merck Allison, P.O. Box 626, Cornelia, GA 30531.
Those who wish to express online condolences to the Allison family may do so by visiting the website, whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
The Northeast Georgian
October 28, 2011