Pansy Page Allison, 87, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on Sunday, New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2017. She was born in Tompkinsville, Kentucky on January 10, 1930. She was the widow of Norman Allison and a member of Red Bank Baptist Church. Pansy was an educator and taught in Catoosa County School System and retired from the Hamilton County School System as Head Librarian at Central High School, Harrison, TN. She was an avid reader and Kentucky Wildcats basketball fan. She was preceded in death by her parents, Buford and Clarice (Pickerell) Page, Tompkinsville, KY; her husband, Norman Lee Allison; son, James Page Allison “Jim” and her sister, Peggy Page Goad, Tompkinsville, KY.
Survivors are her daughters: Jennifer (Brent) Weedman, Gallatin, TN and Patricia Allison “Pati”, Red Bank, TN. Her sons: Andrew (Angela) Allison, Kirksville, MO and W. Scott (Kim Edwards) Allison, Hixson, TN. Her grandchildren: Nicholas “Nick” (Courtney Hendricks) Reynolds, Knoxville, TN; Timothy James Reynolds “TJ”, Knoxville, TN; Ivy (Nathan) Swann, Ringgold, GA, and Samuel Allison “Sam”, Chattanooga. Her great-grandchildren: Norris Reynolds, Knoxville, TN and Evelyn (Evie) Swann, Ringgold, GA. Her niece: Diane Goad Poindexter, Tompkinsville, KY and nephew: Kelly (Sheryl) Goad, Bowling Green, KY.
In lieu of flowers, Pansy would prefer memorial gifts to Skaggs Creek Cemetery Fund, Tompkinsville, KY 42167.
Funeral services are 1:00 pm Friday, January 5, 2018 in the chapel of Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace with Dr. Fred Steelman officiating. Visitation is 4-8p Thursday and one hour before services. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Arrangements entrusted to Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, TN 423-877-3524.