Elizabeth Allison

10/29/2012

MANTER — Elizabeth Allison, 91, Manter, died Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Stanton County Long Term Care Unit in Johnson City.

MANTER — Elizabeth Allison, 91, Manter, died Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Stanton County Long Term Care Unit in Johnson City.

She was born Oct. 18, 1921, in Fargo, Okla., to Alva J. and Susie R. Thomas McCandless.

She was the Manter city clerk.

She married Forrest C. Adams on Aug. 13, 1938, in Selah, Wash. He preceded her in death.

On Oct. 4, 1987, she married A.C. Allison in Manter. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include three sons, Fred Lee Adams of Larned, Forrest Eugene Adams of Hugoton, and Gary Leon Adams of Manter; three sisters, Opal Hammond of Syracuse, Fern Wait of Springfield, Colo., and Martha Adams of Manter; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, two half-brothers, Vern Tieman and Clyde Folkers; and one half-sister, Pearl Crane.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Manter United Methodist Church in Manter. Interment will follow at the Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson City.

Visitation is 2 to 8 p.m. today at Garnand Funeral Home in Johnson City. Memorial contributions may be given to the Manter United Methodist Church or Stanton County Long Term Care Unit, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, P.O. Box 715, Johnson City, KS 67855.

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