Allison, Alice Johnston Kessel 1889-1978

ALLISON Alice Johnston Kessel (1889 – 1978)

Nov. 1, 1889
Hancock County
West Virginia, USA


Jun. 1, 1978
Hancock County
West Virginia, USA


East Liverpool Evening Review, East Liverpool, Columbiana Co., OH. Friday 02 Jun 1978. Pg. 4.

Alice Allison

Family graveside services will be held Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at Shadow Lawn Memory Gardens in Newell for Mrs. Alice J. Allison, 88, of 611 6th St., Chester. The rites will be conducted by Dr. George Espy of the Westminster United Presbyterian Church of which she was a member. Mrs. Allison died Thursday at 12:15 p.m. at the Fox Nursing Home in Chester after a four month illness. A lifelong area resident, Mrs. Allison was born Nov 1, 1889, in Congo, near Newell, a daughter of Thomas E. Kessel and Mary Martin Kessel. She retired in 1974 from the office of her son, Dale K. Allison Insurance Agency in Chester, where she worked as a bookkeeper. She was preceded in death by her husband, Burgess W. Allison. Besides her son, Dale, survivors include another son, Bryon B. Allison of Chester; a daughter, Mrs. John H. (Mary) Remley of Indianapolis, Ind.; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. There will be no calling hours. The Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester is in charge of arrangements. The family requests that memorial tributes take the form of contributions to the Westminster United Presbyterian Church.

Contributed by George Allison