Edna Merle McAllister
January 8, 1933 – June 6, 2021
Edna was born January 8, 1933 and passed away peacefully June 6, 2021. Edna treated everyone she met with respect and kind words. She was known by her family, friends and everyone she interacted with for her sweet and loving personality. Edna married Tom Mc Allister in Longview Texas on December 23, 1949. Edna and Tom were happily married for 66 years. They had three sons and were also blessed with four grandchildren.
Edna is preceded in death by her husband Tom and her sons Thomas and Michael. She is survived by her son John McAllister, daughters-in-law Becky McAllister and Lisa McAllister, grandchildren Dan Wathen, Justin McAllister, Tori McAllister and Jona McAllister, and her sister Annette Jones.
Edna and Tom lived an adventurous life traveling to many different countries with his work in the oil industry. Together they enjoyed living in Texas, Wyoming, Nevada, North Carolina, Iran, The UAE, Holland and Egypt. They embraced different cultures and made countless friends during their journeys to each country. Edna enjoyed collecting items from each country they lived in for reflection and memories. Her entire life is defined by how wonderfully she loved her friends and family and by the smile she always had on her face.
Friday, July 23, 2021