Mr. McAllister died Tuesday, June 26, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Born Feb. 18, 1928, in Habersham County, he was the son of the late Will Burns and Mary R. Carter McAllister.
He was a retired charter bus driver and heavy equipment operator. Mr. McAllister was a member of Level Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth A. McAllister of Clarkesville; daughter and son-in-law, Angie and Ken Ray of Greenwood, S.C.; daughter, Amy Hemphill of Gainesville; sister, Helen Coker of Cornelia; and grandchildren, Andy Ray and Will Hemphill.
Memorial donations may be made to the Level Grove Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 416, Cornelia, GA 30531.
Those wishing to express online condolences may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
The Northeast Georgian
June 29, 2012