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December 3, 2013

Lena Rivers Allison, 94; Jeffersonville

Funeral services for Lena Rivers Allison, 94, Jeffersonville, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at Legacy Funeral Center, Jeffersonville, with burial in Silver Creek Cemetery. She died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.

Rivers and Robert Allison were married on May 12, 1951 and were looking forward to their 63rd year of marriage. She was a loving preacher’s wife and will be missed by everyone who had the pleasure of knowing her.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Robert Allison; brother, Carlton E. Steele; and nephew, Ed Bowling.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lester and Florence Steele; son, Edward Allison; and a brother, Lester James Steele.

Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy can take the form of contributions to the New Market Christian Church, Marysville. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.  

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