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Joe N. Allison of Lee’s Summit, Missouri went home to be with his Lord and Savior early Friday morning, July 24, 2020. Joe was born to Delbert and Beatrice Allison (Nickle) on March 16, 1942 in Cassville, Missouri.
Joe was a graduate of Exeter High School in 1960 and soon thereafter, he and his bride moved to Kansas City for Joe to begin his career with Hallmark Cards, where he retired after 36 years. He coached numerous soccer teams before moving to his farm in Chilhowee, Missouri to raise cattle and grandsons who spent a lot of time with him. He was a member of Longview Baptist Church, where he had many friends he called family. After retirement, he went every year with Carpenters for Christ helping to build churches. He loved to hunt and
watch Missouri Tiger Basketball, KC Chiefs,
KC Royals and Sporting KC.
He was preceded in death by his parents, twin sister Janice and sister Celia.
He is survived by his High School sweetheart, Karolyn Jo Allison (Mattingly), whom he married in August of 1960, Janice Renee Huntsman (Michael) of Lee’s Summit and Rory Joe Allison of Kansas City, four Grandsons, Ryan Huntsman, Kansas City, Jack Allison of Indianapolis, Indiana, Nathan Allison of Columbia, Missouri and Daniel Allison of Kansas City and his dog, Little Bit. He is also survived by his sister, Ruth Allison of Cassville, MO and niece Rhonda Stafford, also of Cassville. Special friends Jim and Debbie Whitaker, Billy and Jamyi, Bobby and Brianna and four little red heads that called him Grandpa, Logan, Aaron, Addison and Katie Pennington.
A visitation will be held from 1:00pm – 2:00pm on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at Longview Baptist Church, 1300 SW Longview Rd, Lee’s Summit, MO 64081. Memorial service will be held at 2:00pm.