CADIZ — Don Allison, 79, of Cadiz died Saturday, August 24, 2013, at Spring Creek Nursing Facility in Murray.
He was a retired elementary school principal from Hebron, Ind., a real estate salesman for Lake Barkley Realty, a veteran of the U.S. Army, SGT, having served in the Korean War, a member of Canton Baptist Church, past president of the Lions Club and VFW secretary, and a graduate of Murray State University.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon K. Allison; one son, Russell Don Allison of Evansville, Ind.
He was preceded in death by one brother; and two sisters. His parents were Albert Atlas Allison and Maude Keeling Allison.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 28, 2013, at King’s Funeral Home with the Revs. Paul Cannon and Damian Phillips, and Jack Rusell officiating. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery in Central City.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Cadiz Lions Club Eye Bank, the Murray Calloway County Hospital Hospice Fund, 803 Poplar Street, Murray, KY 42071, Or Gideon’s International, P.O. Box 65, Cadiz, KY 42211