Glonda R. Allison, age 85, of Fate, TX, passed away September 9, 2018. She was born December 2, 1932, in Greenville, TX, to Carl Lee Samples and Ruby Hixby (Wright) Samples. Glonda was a preacher’s wife for 43 years. She taught Sunday School for many years. She loved everyone. She enjoyed singing, sewing, cooking and reading. Glonda was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Garland, TX.
Glonda is survived by son: Paul Allison and wife Sandra; daughters: Debra Robinson and husband Harold and Melissa Frasier and husband Tony; grandchildren: Dawn, Teresa, Clay, Delia, Ashley, Lauren, E.V., Jack, Austin, Aaron, Brad and Tommy; 16 great grandchildren; sister: Wanda Cain; sister-in-law: Nell Samples; brother: Carl Wayne Samples; and a host of nieces and nephews. Glonda was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 59 years: Burlyn Allison; son: Mark Allison; brother: Clarence; and sister: Pauline.
Funeral services will be held 2:00pm Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at Ridgeview Church, 1362 E FM 552, Rockwall, 75087. Interment will follow at Rest Haven Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening at The Gathering at Rest Haven Funeral Home – Rockwall Location from 6:00 to 8:00pm.