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Loudele T. Allen Allison

CORDELE — A graveside service for Loudele T. Allen Allison of Cordele will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 1, 2016 at Arabi Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 12:00 p.m. until time to depart for the cemetery.  Loudele, 94,  passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at her residence.  The daughter of the late David Hance and Lena Cook Tyson, she was born in Carrollton, Carroll County.  She was preceded in death by her husband of over 40 years, Albert L. “Pete” Allen, her second husband, William Allison, and her son, David Lee Allen.  Loudele was retired from Belk Matthews of Cordele and was a member of Northern Heights Baptist Church.  She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with and cooking for them.  She was an avid traveler and enjoyed gardening, crocheting and playing the piano.  Loudele is survived by her daughter-in-Law, Miriam M. Allen of Cordele;  two granddaughters and their husbands, Dinah and Johnny Gayton of Warner Robins and Heather and William Culpepper of Cordele;  four great-grandchildren, Taylor Musselwhite, Codey Musselwhite, Wesson Culpepper and Avy Culpepper.  Arrangements are by Rainey Family Funeral Services.  An online guestbook is available at www.raineyfuneral.com