John Mark McAllister


DAYTON John Mark McAllister lost his battle with cancer Monday, Nov. 27, 2006, at home in Dayton surrounded by love.

He was a wonderful husband, father, papaw and brother.

He was preceded in death by grandmother, Tilda Davis; mother, Allie Ruth Davis McAllister Fling; stepdad, Bob Fling; and father, Gene McAllister.

Survivors include wife, Melissa McAllister, of Dayton; children, Johnny McAllister, of Soddy-Daisy, Brian McAllister, of Dayton, Scott A. Lee, of Texas, Angela James Beene, of Dayton; four sisters, Debbie Raby, of Signal Mountain, Sharon Walter, of Florida, Ena Johnson, of Soddy-Daisy, Aliza Johnson, of Soddy-Daisy ; three aunts, Margurite Wilson, Lois Kennedy and Barbara Davis; three grandchildren, Alex McAllister, of Dayton, Chris Everett, of Chattanooga, and Shayla Headlee, of Dayton; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home with the Rev. Clyde Fitzgerald officiating.

Interment will be in Coleman Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today at Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home.
Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tuesday, November 28, 2006


Submitted by Connie Baumann